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Sockets Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Chigwell, Essex

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Latitude: 51.619 / 51°37'8"N

Longitude: 0.111 / 0°6'39"E

OS Eastings: 546243

OS Northings: 193241

OS Grid: TQ462932

Mapcode National: GBR PY.NN3

Mapcode Global: VHHMZ.WK2Q

Plus Code: 9F32J496+JC

Entry Name: Sockets Cottages

Listing Date: 29 May 1984

Last Amended: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337288

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118596

Location: Chigwell, Epping Forest, Essex, IG7

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Chigwell

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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nos 1 - 5 (consec)
(Sockets Cottages)
The address shall be amended to:
Nos 1 - 4 (consec
(Sockets Cottages(
In the descriptive notes the words 'no 5 (at SW end) C20 glazed door'shall be
amended to read 'no 4 (at SW end) C20 glazed door'.

5/11 CHIGWELL Nos 1-5 [consec]
[sockets cottages]

Complex group of cottages, early C19 and earlier. Timber framed, plastered and
weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red clay plain tiles and pantiles.
Originally comprised one block aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, with hipped
roof and axial chimney stack near SW end. Chimney stack added near NE end in
front pitch of roof. Rear extension from NE end, with chimney stack in gable
end, and single-storey extension with single-pitch roof beyond. Parallel range
behind SW end, with central chimney stack and hipped roof. SW extension from SW
lend of original block, with chimney stack against party wall, and later parallel
range behind it with hipped roof. 2 storeys. No. 1 (at SW end) half-glazed door
with shallow hood, one double-hung sash window of 12 lights, late C19, and one
C19 casement window above. This elevation is set back'front _the remainder, and
is weatherboarded. No. 2 (SW end of original block), half-glazed door in fluted
wooden doorcase, early C19, and one casement window on each floor, C20. No. 3
(next cottage to NE) similar door and doorcase, and one double-hung sash window
of 12 lights on each floor. No. 5 (at SW end) C20 glazed door, simple doorcase
with shallow bracketed and dentilled hood on scrolled brackets and one double-
hung sash window of 12 lights on each floor.

Listing NGR: TQ4624393241

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