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The Old Lace Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Coggeshall, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8704 / 51°52'13"N

Longitude: 0.685 / 0°41'5"E

OS Eastings: 584942

OS Northings: 222501

OS Grid: TL849225

Mapcode National: GBR QKF.L0M

Mapcode Global: VHJJL.T7HZ

Plus Code: 9F32VMCM+5X

Entry Name: The Old Lace Shop

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123116

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116161

Location: Coggeshall, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Coggeshall

Built-Up Area: Coggeshall

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Coggeshall with Markshall

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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9/131 No. 4 (The Old Lace


House. Early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 2 bays facing S, with original external stack at
right end and C20 stack in front left corner. C19 single-storey wing in front
of left end. 2 storeys and attics. Ground floor, one C19 horizontal sash and
one C2O casement. First floor 3 C20 casements. 2 more in C20 gabled dormers.
4-panel door in right side of front wing. The first-floor windows in the left
return and the rear elevation are of unusual type, and may be C20 assemblies of
earlier components. Main stack plastered. Jowled posts. Close studding with
slightly curved braces trenched to the inside. Face-halved and bladed scarf in
wallplate. Disused wood-burning hearth of 0.33 metre brickwork, chamfered
mantel beam with lamb's tongue stops; smaller later C17 inserted hearth at first
floor, with jambs of 0.23 metre brickwork. Over ground floor, chamfered axial
beams with lamb's tongue and notch stops; plain joists of vertical section.
Over first floor, similar original attic floor with more elaborate stops, each
with an additional step. The name is recent. RCHM 85.

Listing NGR: TL8494222501

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