CHAPEL COTTAGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1306998
Date first listed:
21-Dec-1967
Statutory Address:
CHAPEL COTTAGE, CODHAM'S LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHAPEL COTTAGE, CODHAM'S LANE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Essex
District:
Braintree (District Authority)
Parish:
Wethersfield
National Grid Reference:
TL 73807 28200

Details

TL 72 NW WETHERSFIELD CODHAM'S LANE (south side)

3/141 Chapel Cottage 21.12.67

GV II

Chapel, converted to a cottage. Medieval, altered in C16 and C18. Walls of stone rubble and C18 brickwork, plastered, gables timber framed and weatherboarded, roofed with C20 red clay tiles. Rectangular plan aligned NE-SW, with large C16 external stack on NW side, and C20 lean-to W.C. with corrugated asbestos roof at N corner. One storey with attics. SE elevation, 3 C20 casements, and one more in flat-roofed dormer. C20 plain boarded door. Roof half-hipped at both ends. The original rubble walls are 0.60-0.70 metre thick. A large section in the middle of the SE side has been rebuilt in brick, plastered inside and out, and at the SW end C18 brick underpinning and 3 short buttresses of brick indicate some repair. The external stack is plastered. 2 plain-chamfered transverse beams, joists plastered to the soffits. Near the NE end of the SE side is a piscina with projecting basin and sexfoiled drain, on the basis of which the RCHM dated the building as C14. The arch above it has been rebuilt in C18 brick and the wall pierced to make a window. 2 C20 grates to external stack. The roof is C19 or C20. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TL7111931284

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
115654
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 26 Apr 2005
Reference: IOE01/13532/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Wilfred N. Winder. Source Historic England Archive
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