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Rose Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Stapleford Abbotts, Essex

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Latitude: 51.637 / 51°38'13"N

Longitude: 0.1702 / 0°10'12"E

OS Eastings: 550281

OS Northings: 195363

OS Grid: TQ502953

Mapcode National: GBR RL.KL5

Mapcode Global: VHHN0.W3VX

Plus Code: 9F32J5PC+R3

Entry Name: Rose Cottage

Listing Date: 29 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118697

Location: Stapleford Abbotts, Epping Forest, Essex, RM4

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Stapleford Abbotts

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Stapleford Abbotts

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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House, late C16, altered in C18 and C20. Timber framed, plastered with some
exposed framing, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned approx.
E-W, comprising 2-bay open hall with storeyed parlour/solar end at E. Axial
chimney stack at W end, possibky original, brickwork much renewed in C20.
Chimney stack at SE comer. Lean-to extension to N of W end, forming catslide
roof, C18. Single-storey extension with flat roof to N of E end, C20. Lean-to
extension at E end, C20. Single-storey with attics. S elevation, all windows
C20 including 2 gabled dormers. Exposed framing, mostly not original, but girt
supporting joinsts of solar floor is present, raised approx. 25cm above its
original position. Framing partly exposed internally. Heavy studding in
partition between hall and parlour, original doorway at S end blocked, another
made at N end. Axial beam over parlour, plain-chamfered with step stops.
Inserted floor in hall, with axial beam of softwood plain-chamfered with die-
away stops, joists plastered to soffits, C18. Jowled posts, straight braces
inside studs, not trenched. Edge-halved and bridled scarf in N wallplate.
N wall has been raised approx. 1 metre above original wallplate, probably when N
lean-to extension was constructed, producing a roof with shallower pitch in
N slope than in S.

Listing NGR: TQ5028195363

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