Cosy Corner and forge 1917. Built in 1831 on part of the manorial waste, Cosy Corner
was originally a butcher's shop, later used as a grocer's and draper's. In 1909 A.G
Burgess of Romford became the owner and thereafter the premises traded as a confectioner's
and tea rooms until its demolition in January 1957.
By: Tony Benton