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Priory Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Earls Colne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9261 / 51°55'34"N

Longitude: 0.7099 / 0°42'35"E

OS Eastings: 586427

OS Northings: 228759

OS Grid: TL864287

Mapcode National: GBR QJW.69X

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.8V49

Plus Code: 9F32WPG5+FX

Entry Name: Priory Cottage

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Last Amended: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306077

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115964

Location: Earls Colne, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Earls Colne

Built-Up Area: Earls Colne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Earls Colne St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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9/116 No. 35 Priory Cottage
21.6.62 (Formerly listed under
High Street)


House. Circa 1670, altered and extended in C18 and C19. Flint and red brick
rubble with dressings of red brick, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Early
C19 alterations in gault brick. 3-bay and chimney-bay plan facing NE, towards
entrance to Colne Priory. Early C19 L-shaped extension to SW, projecting
forwards to Upper Holt Street at end. 2 storeys. NE front has 4-window range
of C18 sashes with glazing bars and segmental heads; 3 windows are now blocked
and painted to represent sashes; 2 C20 casements. Original entrance has C18
double doors. Roof hipped. Early C19 extension, gabled to street, has one
original sash with thin glazing bars and gauged brick arch in right return.
Linking range has colonnade of 4 timber posts with central glazed double doors
and blocked window opening above. C17 stop-chamfered beams and joists. C17
side-purlin roof. C17, C18 and C19 internal doors (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne
WEA, 1983, 67-8).

Listing NGR: TL8642728759

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