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The Greyhound

A Grade II Listed Building in Coggeshall, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8719 / 51°52'18"N

Longitude: 0.6878 / 0°41'15"E

OS Eastings: 585127

OS Northings: 222673

OS Grid: TL851226

Mapcode National: GBR QKF.LQ1

Mapcode Global: VHJJL.V6YV

Plus Code: 9F32VMCQ+Q4

Entry Name: The Greyhound

Listing Date: 31 October 1966

Last Amended: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123169

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116090

Location: Coggeshall, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

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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(south-east side)

9/59 No. 26 (The Greyhound)
31.10.66 (formerly listed as
No. 26 (The Greyhound


Wrongly shown on OS map as P.H. House. C15 and C16, altered in C18 and C20.
Timber framed, plastered, roofed with machine-made red plain tiles. Main range
of 2 bays facing NW, C16, with 2 rear stacks. To rear of left bay, 2-bay wing
jettied to right, C15, and C19/20 higher extension beyond. C18 2-storey
extension to rear of right bay, enclosing jetty, and C20 single-storey extension
with flat roof beyond. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2 early C19 tripartite sashes
of 4-16-4 lights. First floor, 2 early C19 sashes of 16 lights, with crown
glass, and one C20 sash in similar style over door. Early C19 6-panel door set
back, on line of original front wall, with curved plaster each side; the
remainder of the full-length jetty is underbuilt. Over the door a section of
timber is exposed, carved with flowers in a diaper design, apparently the
bressumer which elsewhere is concealed by plaster. Chamfered axial beam,
unstopped; plain joists of horizontal section, jointed to it with unrefined
soffit tenons. Jowled posts. Curved braces trenched inside the studs. Studs
removed from ground-floor partition between the bays. The left wall of the left
ground-floor room is fully lined with C18 pine panelling. Modern stair in early
C19 style. The rear wing has a crownpost roof, with cambered middle tiebeam,
chamfered brace to it, and chamfered square crownpost; upper part inaccessible.
This was The Greyhound Inn until 1972. RCHM 26.

Listing NGR: TL8513422667

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