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Rosemary Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in High Roding, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8332 / 51°49'59"N

Longitude: 0.3271 / 0°19'37"E

OS Eastings: 560440

OS Northings: 217509

OS Grid: TL604175

Mapcode National: GBR NGV.5HJ

Mapcode Global: VHHM4.M681

Entry Name: Rosemary Cottage

Listing Date: 24 October 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352760

Location: High Roothing, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: High Roothing

Built-Up Area: High Roding

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: High Roding All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


4/21 Nos. 1, 2 and 3
24.10.79 Rosemary Cottage


Lobby-entrance house, late C16, altered and extended to form 3 cottages in
early C19. Timber-framed, plastered, thatched roof. The earliest part is
comprised of no. 2 and the NE bay of No. 3, which formed a lobby-entrance
house of 3 bays with single-hearth chimney stack at NE end of middle bay.
Extended at both ends in early C19, and no. 2 divided to form 3 cottages,
as now. External chimney stacks at both gables, Cl9. Lean-to extension at
NE end, Cl9. Single-storey rear extension to no. 2, C20, and lean-tos to
others, C19. Single storey with attics. No. 1 has 4 late C19 casement windows
and plain door. No. 2 has 4 C20 casement windows, of which the upper NE one
is in an eyebrow dormer and higher than all the other upper windows, and plain
door. No. 3 has 4 C20 casement windows and door with 2 glazed panels. Some
framing exposed internally in no. 2. Curved tension brace trenched to inside
of studs, jowled storey posts, edge-halved and bridled scarf in wallplate.
Joists of square section, unchamfered, arranged longitudinally. Hearth faced
with modern brickwork. No access to roof. 3 old photographs in NMR show this
group from both oblique angles, virtually unchanged except for replacement
of some windows, and former lean-to extending forward from NE end of No. 1.

Listing NGR: TL6044017509

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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