Little Brewers

24 Aug 2000
Little Brewers, Matching, Epping Forest, Essex, CM17 0QS
Photograph (Digital)


This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

TL 51 SW MATCHING MATCHING TYE 3/51 Little Brewers


House, late c16, altered in C18, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned N-S, aspect W, with chimney stack in NE of middle bay, forming a lobby entrance. 2 storey porch extension to W of middle bay, C20, 2 storey extension to E. of N bay, forming an L plan, C20, 2 storey extension to S, 1977. 2 storeys. Ground floor, plain boarded door, 3 C20 casement windows. First floor, 4 C20 casements windows.

Roof of shallow pitch, hipped at both ends. Framing partly exposed internally.

Unglazed windows with 3 diamond mullions at upper floor at each end of original building, now enclosed by C20 extensions. Another on ground floor in E wall of middle bay. Heavy studding to a height of approx. 2.75 metres with some original wattle and daub infill, ends originally half-hipped. Walls raised by approx. 1.5 metres in C18 with lighter studding, and weatherboarded. Aperture cut in studding to W of chimney stack for external bread over, C18, later demolished. Original internal tiebeams removed. Converted to 3 tenements in early C19, and recorded in that form in the tithe award of 1843 (Essex Record Office D/CT 236 Plot 256), later recombined to form one house.

Listing NGR: TL5155111204


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0170 IOE Records taken by David M Betts; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr David M Betts. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Betts, David M

Rights Holder: Betts, David M


Clay, Daub, Plaster, Tile, Timber, Wattle, Weatherboard, Tudor Timber Framed House, Elizabethan Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling

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