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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: 1112967



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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thaxted

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 122277

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1. THAXTED BARDFIELD ROAD Claypits Farmhouse

TL63SW: 5/2 7.2.52 II

2. Mid C15 or earlier open hall house, with crosswings, altered in C16 and C17. Timber framed and plastered with red plain tile hipped roof. 2 storeys. Crosswings originally jettied and gabled, now underbuilt and hipped. 3 window range C18, double hung, vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars, and modern casements, with leaded lights. C16 red brick chimney stack partly rebuilt at top. Small modern gabled porch, in painted brick, with red plain tile roof. Modern panelled pargetting. C17 extension at rear, and C18 brewhouse, now part of house. Internally the original and C16 framing survives, including some doors. (RCHM 32).

Listing NGR: TL6150330737

Selected Sources

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Essex North West, (1916)

National Grid Reference: TL 61504 30736


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