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Little Cooper's Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Basildon, Essex

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Latitude: 51.5564 / 51°33'23"N

Longitude: 0.5049 / 0°30'17"E

OS Eastings: 573746

OS Northings: 187145

OS Grid: TQ737871

Mapcode National: GBR PMQ.8H7

Mapcode Global: VHJL1.P4SN

Plus Code: 9F32HG43+HX

Entry Name: Little Cooper's Cottage

Listing Date: 20 June 1980

Last Amended: 11 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122213

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112419

Location: Basildon, Essex, SS16

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: Pitsea South East

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Pitsea St Gabriel with Nevendon St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


(west side)
TQ 78 NW 20.6.80 Little Coopers Cottage
(formerly listed as
Little Coopers Farmhouse


House. Mid C16; 2 bays to left heightened in late C17. Weatherboard over
timber frame; half-hipped thatch roof; brick ridge stack. 3-unit plan, probably
open to roof, remodelled in late C17 as 3-unit lobby-entry plan. One storey
and attic; 3-window range. C19 plank door and C20 windows; dormer has C19
two-light leaded casement with original fittings. Interior: late C17 ogee-
stopped chamfered beams of inserted floors to centre and left; chimneystack
to right probably replaced former C16 smoke bay; service room to right, unaltered
in late C17, is open to common rafter roof. First floor has exposed tie beam/
wall plate assembly of former C16 roof, removed and heightened in late C17;
late C17 clasped purlin roof with original common rafters. C17 floorboards;
dormer window has mortices for former C17 diamond-mullioned window.

N.B. This building was previously listed in the 59th list of buildings of special
architectural or historic interest in the District of Uttlesford, Essex.

Listing NGR: TQ7424889255

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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