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Elm Cottage and Pottery Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Shalford, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9182 / 51°55'5"N

Longitude: 0.4897 / 0°29'22"E

OS Eastings: 571317

OS Northings: 227337

OS Grid: TL713273

Mapcode National: GBR PH7.QM9

Mapcode Global: VHJJ9.F1QT

Entry Name: Elm Cottage and Pottery Cottage

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Last Amended: 19 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115595

Location: Shalford, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Shalford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Shalford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


3/76 Elm Cottage and Pottery
Cottage ( formerly listed
21.12.67 as Acacia Cottage
and The Lilacs)


House, now divided into 2 dwellings. Early C17, altered in C19 and C20. Timber
framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 5 bays facing NW, with
2 axial stacks. Rear wing to right of centre, and C19 lean-to extension to
right of it, with slate roof. C19 single-storey extension to rear of left
stack, with slate roof. C20 entrance block in front of left stack. 2 storeys.
4-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights, with some crown glass. C20
glazed door (Elm Cottage) to left of front extension, 6-panel door with top
panels glazed in gabled porch (Pottery Cottage) on right return wall. Grouped
Grouped diagonal shafts on left stack, rebuilt at top. Jowled posts,
face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates, one axial beam with lamb's tongue
stops, others boxed in. The left stack has a large wood-burning hearth facing
to right, with a C20 grate. The right stack has a C20 grate facing to left.
RCHM 19.

Listing NGR: TL7131727337

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

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