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Monks Wood Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Coggeshall, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8945 / 51°53'40"N

Longitude: 0.6556 / 0°39'20"E

OS Eastings: 582821

OS Northings: 225105

OS Grid: TL828251

Mapcode National: GBR QK5.4KH

Mapcode Global: VHJJD.9NY1

Plus Code: 9F32VMV4+R6

Entry Name: Monks Wood Cottage

Listing Date: 19 July 1982

Last Amended: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116038

Location: Coggeshall, Braintree, Essex, CM77

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: 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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2/7 Monks Wood Cottage
19.7.82 (formerly listed as
Nos. 1 and 2
Monkswood Cottages,
Nunty's Lane)


Pair of attached cottages, now one house. C18, altered in C20. Timber framed,
weatherboarded, roofed with C20 red clay pantiles. 5 bays facing E with central
stack. C20 porch to rear. 2 storeys. 4-window range of C19 casements. 2
ground-floor windows and all the first-floor windows have C20 external shutters,
each with a pierced diamond. Plain boarded door in C20 rustic porch and one
blocked doorway. The rear elevation is partly clad with old tarred elm
weatherboards; the remainder is all of C20 softwood. Jointed and pegged main
frame, mostly of elm and softwood; nailed studs, including some re-used timber,
and primary straight bracing. Axial beams of vertical section, thin joists of
vertical section. 2 wood-burning hearths, back to back. Subject to application
no. LB/BTE/0359/87/B at time of survey, May 1987.

Listing NGR: TL8282125105

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