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Seven Arches Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8977 / 51°53'51"N

Longitude: 0.8525 / 0°51'9"E

OS Eastings: 596357

OS Northings: 225978

OS Grid: TL963259

Mapcode National: GBR RLL.SG2

Mapcode Global: VHKFY.QKKK

Plus Code: 9F32VVX3+32

Entry Name: Seven Arches Cottage

Listing Date: 8 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473113

Location: Colchester, Essex, CO3

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: Lexden and Braiswick

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Lexden St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Lexden Seven Arches Cottage

House. Early C17. Rendered and colourwashed timber frame; plain tiled roof.
EXTERIOR: facade faces south: 2-storeys; 2-window range. Glazed late C20 door right of centre behind gabled and plain tiled brick and stud porch. One 3~Iight late C-20 bowed casement to left and one 2-light late C20 casement to right. 2 2-light UPVC first-floor casements. Poof gabled to east, hipped to west. Central rebuilt brick ridge stack with lower courses of C17 brick. Pear with full-length outshut under catslide roof 3 top-hung casements and half-glazed door, all late C20. Late C20 casements and French doors to east and west returns. INTERIOR:intact timber frame, chamfered bridging beams and plain joists. Frame with middle rail and arched braces to tops of principal corner studs. Central fireplaces largely rebuilt C20.

Listing NGR: TL9635725978

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