Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1101483

Date first listed: 17-Oct-1983

Statutory Address: TARVATTS HOUSE


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Statutory Address: TARVATTS HOUSE

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford (District Authority)

Parish: High Roothing

National Grid Reference: TL 60740 17682


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4/30 Tarvatts House,


Crosswing of a late Cl5 hall house, extended in C16, C19 and C20. Timber-framed, weatherboarded, roof thatched. The NW section comprises a 2-bay crosswing, jettied to the SW when recorded by the RCHM (9), now underbuilt, extended to the rear (NE) in the C16. Roof rebuilt in C16, to the same coupled rafter construction as its original form, re-using some smoke-blackened medieval rafters. The remainder of the hall house formerly extended to the SE but has been demolished. Crosswing extended to SE in C19 but substantially rebuilt in C20. C20 block in rear angle. C20 bay windows with thatched roofs added to SW and SE, and tiled porch in E angle. 2 storeys. SW elevation, bay window, door with glass pane, casement window, all C20. First floor, 3 C20 casement windows. Roof hipped, chimney in ridge. Some framing exposed internally in crosswing. Jowled storey posts, cambered tiebeam. Unglazed window of 2 lights with diamond mullion present in upper NW wall.

Listing NGR: TL6074017682


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