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Nos 1 and 2 Springfield Dukes Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelmsford, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7437 / 51°44'37"N

Longitude: 0.4892 / 0°29'21"E

OS Eastings: 571946

OS Northings: 207937

OS Grid: TL719079

Mapcode National: GBR PKC.QGJ

Mapcode Global: VHJK2.FFGL

Entry Name: Nos 1 and 2 Springfield Dukes Cottages

Listing Date: 14 December 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328797

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352576

Location: Chelmsford, Essex, CM1

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Electoral Ward/Division: The Lawns

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Chelmsford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Springfield All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

1.
5213 SPRINGFIEID GREEN
Springfield Dukes Cottages
Nos 1 and 2
TL 70 NW 7/52

II

2.
Two C18 cottages, with later additions. Timber framed and plastered, 2 window
range. Modern porch with roof the length of the front. Rear wings. Oliver
Goldsmith is reputed to have stayed in one of these cottages and to have written
part of the "Deserted Village" here.


Listing NGR: TL7194607937

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