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Oak Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bardfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9469 / 51°56'48"N

Longitude: 0.4347 / 0°26'4"E

OS Eastings: 567428

OS Northings: 230403

OS Grid: TL674304

Mapcode National: GBR NFG.W5V

Mapcode Global: VHJJ2.HB4B

Entry Name: Oak Cottages

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337790

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115305

Location: Great Bardfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Bardfield

Built-Up Area: Great Bardfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Bardfield St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

8/166 Nos. 1 and 2, Oak


House, divided into 2 cottages. C17, extended in C19. Timber framed, facade of
red brick in Flemish bond, remainder plastered, with exposed framing at left
return wall, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing SE with central
stack. Late C19 extension to right, 2-storey lean-to extension with slate roof
behind it, and single-storey extensions with roofs of red clay pantiles behind.
Main range of one storey and attics, right extension of 2 storeys. No. 2, the
left half of the original block, has one mid-C19 sash with marginal lights, a 6-
panel door, and a C20 casement in a gabled dormer. No. 1, the remainder, has a
2-window range of late C19 sashes, a 4-panel door with the upper panels glazed,
and a C20 casement in a gabled dormer. A 4-centred timber doorhead is exposed
in an arch in the brick facade, with the date 1600 painted below it. Dentilled
string course across whole front elevation.

Listing NGR: TL6742830403

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

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