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Ingrave Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Ingrave, Essex

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Latitude: 51.5965 / 51°35'47"N

Longitude: 0.3509 / 0°21'3"E

OS Eastings: 562927

OS Northings: 191242

OS Grid: TQ629912

Mapcode National: GBR NKL.ZFC

Mapcode Global: VHJKS.14CH

Plus Code: 9F32H9W2+H9

Entry Name: Ingrave Cottage

Listing Date: 20 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206290

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373419

Location: Herongate and Ingrave, Brentwood, Essex, CM13

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Herongate and Ingrave

Built-Up Area: Ingrave

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Ingrave St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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723-1/13/183 (North East side)
20/02/76 No.25
Ingrave Cottage


Part of house, now a house. Late C17, altered in early C19 and
C20. Timber-framed, with early C19 cladding of red brick in
Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2 bays
facing SE, with axial stack at left end and external stack at
right end, being part of a house originally extending further
to the left, the remainder now No.27 (qv), late C17. C18/19
single-storey lean-to extension to rear, now mainly absorbed
into rear extension of c1983.
2 storeys and attic. Ground floor, two C20 bows, possibly
replacing earlier shop windows. First floor, 3 early C19
sashes of 8+8 lights, of which one lower sash is a C20
replacement. One casement in hipped dormer. Central C20
half-glazed door with C20 gabled canopy on brackets. The brick
cladding projects forwards from the remainder of the original
house, which is plastered to the timber frame.
INTERIOR: hardwood frame with unjowled posts and primary
straight bracing; all exposed timber has been sand-blasted.
Each ground-floor room has a chamfered transverse beam with
lamb's tongue stops, in the right room notched for an inserted
partition, subsequently removed. Plain joists of vertical
section jointed to the beams with soffit tenons with
diminished haunches. Partition between these rooms removed,
some studs inserted. Large wood-burning hearth to left with
seat recess in front jamb, 0.33m wide, rear jamb 0.23m wide,
brickwork repointed. Hearth to right blocked and plastered
over. C20 winding stair. On the first floor are 2
early/mid-C19 cast-iron grates. 3 original 3-plank internal
doors, one to rear left of the ground floor, 2 on the first
floor, of which one to a closet in front of the main stack
retains original H-hinges; three C20 doors in similar style on
the first floor. Clasped purlin roof, with some reused
smoke-blackened rafters from the roof of a medieval hall

Listing NGR: TQ6292791242

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