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Rolls Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Peldon, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8211 / 51°49'15"N

Longitude: 0.8973 / 0°53'50"E

OS Eastings: 599777

OS Northings: 217578

OS Grid: TL997175

Mapcode National: GBR SNX.ZMD

Mapcode Global: VHKGC.HHR9

Plus Code: 9F32RVCW+CW

Entry Name: Rolls Cottage

Listing Date: 20 August 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266291

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421997

Location: Peldon, Colchester, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Peldon

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Peldon; St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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The following building shall be added:-

TL 91 NE
17/55 Rolls Cottage
House. Circa mid to late C16 with later alterations and C20
extensions. Plastered timber frame, close-studding exposed on west
front. Plain tile roof with gabled ends. Brick axial stacks. The
1-room plan south part is all that remains of the original house and
has a lateral stack and later outshut at the rear (east). At the
north end a C20 2-storey extension and at the south end a C20 single
storey extension. 2 storeys and attic original house with close-
studded timber frame west front with 4 over 8 pane sash on each floor
and C20 bay window to left. The eaves of the C20 extension on the
left (north) are higher and the single storey extension on the right
(south) end has a flat roof. At the rear the main roof is swept down
as catslide over outshut with small gabled dormer above. The outshut
is continued to right behind C20 extension. Interior: Close-studding
and wall braces exposed. Intersecting chamfered cross and axial beams
with cyma stops and unchamfered joists, the beams on posts with
moulded brackets or capitals. First floor chamber has chamfered tie
beam with run-out stops on jowled posts. Clasped purlin roof
structure. Old plank doors. Good C17 plank cupboard door on landing
with large inscribed lozenges and simple butterfly hinges and
staircase with balustrade of pierced splat balusters, chamfered newels
and moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: TL9977717578

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