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Ware Pond Cottages

A Grade II* Listed Building in Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8257 / 51°49'32"N

Longitude: 0.2486 / 0°14'54"E

OS Eastings: 555055

OS Northings: 216511

OS Grid: TL550165

Mapcode National: GBR MFF.HNB

Mapcode Global: VHHM3.8C8R

Plus Code: 9F32R6GX+7C

Entry Name: Ware Pond Cottages

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1334068

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353592

Location: Hatfield Broad Oak, Uttlesford, Essex, CM22

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Hatfield Broad Oak

Built-Up Area: Hatfield Broad Oak

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Hatfield Broad Oak St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Hatfield Heath


(south side)

6/38 Ware Pond Cottages
(nos. 1 and 2)


Pair of houses, former farmhouse. Early C15. Timber framed and plastered.
Roofs are of pegtile and gabled except on the east end where the roof is hipped
with a gablet. Of 2 storeys with a stack of 2 diagonal shafts on the centre of
the main ridge line. Originally a rectangular block with crosswing at the west
end which was extended forward in the C19. At the rear is a C17 staircase tower
with gabled roof and lean-to extensions. Part of the north and west faces
jettied and of exposed timber framing with long curved bracing. The C19 front
extension has a side lean-to with a slate roof. Windows are C20 casements and
C19 double hung sash windows without glazing bars. The early part has massive
timber framing with jowled posts arch braces to cambered tie beams and crown
post roofs over both main block and crosswing. Bridging joists imposts are
moulded and the large inglenook fireplace has an elaborately moulded mantel
beam. No. 2 has an early C19 corner cupboard. RCHM 25.

Listing NGR: TL5505516511

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