Lower House

Date:
30 Mar 2003
Location:
Lower House, High Easter, Uttlesford, Essex, CM1 4QN
Reference:
IOE01/10446/24
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

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

TL 61 SW HIGH EASTER

3/16 Lower House

GV II

House. Mid C17. Timber framed and plastered with peg tile roof. Of 2 storeys with attics and of 'L' plan form. The roof is hipped down to form a catslide over an open C20 loggia at the north end. At the south the roof hips to return as ridge of wing with a gable to the rear. Central rebuilt ridgeline stack with attached diagonal shafts. Front has central 3 storey porch/stair tower with gable and bargeboards. The entrance door is of oak with an oak frame. On the first floor is an oriel of C19 casements with the central 2 lights canted out in 'V' plan form on an oak bracket. Windows generally are C19 casements with opening lights with small panes over a transome. The main lights have a single central horizontal glazing bar. Either side of the porch on the ground floor is a projecting rectangular bay window of similar casements and that to the south has a canted centre. Flat-roofed dormer and minor stack on south facing roof slope. Typical but good quality timber frame, with unjowled posts and elaborately stop chamfered spine beam. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TL6191614194

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/1982 IOE Records taken by Frank Swift; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Frank Swift. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Swift, Frank

Rights Holder: Swift, Frank

Keywords

Plaster, Tile, Timber, Stuart Timber Framed House, Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling