BIRDS FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1122184

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1952

Statutory Address: BIRDS FARMHOUSE, WALTHAM ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BIRDS FARMHOUSE, WALTHAM ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford (District Authority)

Parish: Boreham

National Grid Reference: TL 74516 13384

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. BOREHAM WALTHAM ROAD 5213 Birds Farmhouse TL 71 SW 5/20 29.12.52.

II

2. The present building is a C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house although records go back to 1390 when property, possibly on this site, was associated with the name of Thomas Brid. The house was restored and renovated in the C20. Cross wings at the north and south ends are jettied on the lst storey and supported on exposed joists and brackets. 2 storeys. 3 window range, casements with lattice leaded lights. Roof tiled, with a central - original chimney stack with 3 diagonally set shafts on a rectangular base, The interior has original features including the remains of a screen with 2 four-centred arches and a room with a king post roof truss and exposed rafters. (RCHM 6).

Listing NGR: TL7451613384

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 112447

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex Central and South West, (1921)

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