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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1111330



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

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sheering

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 26-Apr-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 118282

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TL 51 SW SHEERING THE STREET, (South Side) Chambers Farmhouse (formerly listed as 3/16 Chambers farm) 20.2.67 CV II

Farmhouse, C16 and C17, extended in C18/C19. Timber framed, plastered, with exposed framing at front only, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bay crosswing aligned approx. NW-SE, jettied at front but underbuilt. Remainder of hall house to SW rebuilt in C17 with central chimney stack, and continuous NE-SW roof over front part of crosswing, to form a lobby-entrance house. Rear part of crosswing re-roofed. External chimney stack at NE end. Stair tower in S angle, C17. Lean-to extension to SW of stair tower, C18/C19, and porch in angle between it and crosswing, C19. 2 storeys, 2 window range of C19/C20 casements, shafts. Chamfered beams, with step stops in crosswing, lamb's tongue stops in SW section. Roof of crosswing originally of crownpost construction, but wholly rebuilt above tiebeam level as clasped purlin construction. Stair to attic has original C17 plain newel, hand rail and treads.

Listing NGR: TL5039013778

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National Grid Reference: TL 50390 13778


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