Upper Farm Cottage

13 Sep 2001
Upper Farm Cottage, Ashen, Braintree, Essex
Photograph (Digital)


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

TL 74 SW ASHEN 1/1 Upper Farm Cottage II

House, early C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof thatched.

2 normal bays aligned NW-SE and short chimney bay to NW, with axial chimney stack. Single-storey lean-to extension to NW, connecting with porch to SW of chimney bay. Single-storey with attics. SW elevation, C20 door, 2 C20 casement windows and one small one, one C20 casement in swept dormer. Roof half-hipped at SE end. The interior has jowled posts, heavy studding, chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops, exposed plain joists of horizontal section supported on pegged clamps. Large wood-burning hearth with aperture and door for bread over, but oven demolished. The original front door was to NE of the chimney stack, now blocked. RCHM 12.

Listing NGR: TL7466741908


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0254 IOE Records taken by Kate Broadbent; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Kate Broadbent. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Broadbent, Kate

Rights Holder: Broadbent, Kate


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