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Gosfield Cottage and Attached Forecourt Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Gosfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9346 / 51°56'4"N

Longitude: 0.5934 / 0°35'36"E

OS Eastings: 578382

OS Northings: 229406

OS Grid: TL783294

Mapcode National: GBR QJJ.LTR

Mapcode Global: VHJJ5.7MKT

Plus Code: 9F32WHMV+R8

Entry Name: Gosfield Cottage and Attached Forecourt Railings

Listing Date: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122883

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114725

Location: Gosfield, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Gosfield

Built-Up Area: Gosfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Gosfield St Catherine

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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7/199 Gosfield Cottage and attached
forecourt railings


House. Early to Mid C19. Red brick. Grey slate roof. Three red brick chimney
stacks and external right chimney stack. Four window range of small paned
vertically sliding sashes with gauged brick arches. The enclosed porch has
Gothic sidelights with moulded labels, a 2 panelled door with glazed margins to
top light and name fascia over. Extending forward two bays is a fine flat
roofed iron canopy. Fluted support columns with moulded capitals and bases.
Trefoiled arches with trellis infill. The attached curvelinear trellised
railings on gault brick plinths with finials. Urn heads to moulded posts. The
double matching carriageway gates with trelliswork posts and mouldings to ball
finials. Solid posts with similar mouldings and finials to porch gateway with
smaller double gates. The canopy and railings are a notable feature in the

Listing NGR: TL7838229406

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