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PORTERS YARD

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.

Name: PORTERS YARD

List entry Number: 1121539

Location

PORTERS YARD, 2, 4 AND 6, CHURCH STREET

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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Dunmow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1967

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 353275

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 6222 GREAT DUNMOW CHURCH STREET (S Side) 7/25 No. 2,4 & 6 Porters 20.2.67 Yard

GV II*

Three houses, former single house, C14 and C15, timber framed and plastered with gabled peg tile roofs. 'H' plan form former hall house with 2 storey crosswing at each end and one storey and attics hall block between. The hall block has lean-to peg tile roofed dormer and small gabled dormer in front roof slope. The rear of this block has large peg tile roofed, lean-to dormer and single storey lean-to extension with large C17 red brick stack with C20 rebuilding of upper part. The E crosswing was extended forward to the road frontage and this part has a central, plastered gable and stack. The W crosswing (No. 2) has a C20 peg tile roofed lean-to porch extension and central ridge line stack. The windows are a mixture of C20 and C19 painted timber casements of various patterns. The interior reveals an open hall of 2 unequal bays, with inserted floor and stack and traces of mullioned hall window. Crown post roof, heavily soot blackened with four way bracing. W crossing appears contemporary with heavy frame and short thick tie beam braces. E crosswing is early C15, was jettied at N and S with central tennoned floor joists and halved and bridled scarf joints. Remains of service doors between this and hall. (RCHM 30).

Listing NGR: TL6288522774

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National Grid Reference: TL 62885 22774

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