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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: 1123018



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Yeldham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Feb-1976

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 114451

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TL73 NE GREAT YELDHAM POOLE STREET, East Side 4/62 Cooksferry Farmhouse 16.2.76 II House, mid-C17, extended in C18, C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered and partly bricked, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays with chimney stack in middle bay, aligned N-S, originally with lobby-entrance to W, now blocked. C18 single-storey rear wing from N bay. Large C19 extension to SW of 2 parallel ranges built of flint and brick, and lean-to extension with slated roof between. C20 single-storey extension to N. 2 storeys. The W and N elevations of the original house are of painted brick in English bond. C20 door, 2 C19 double- hung sash windows of 8 lights. First floor, 2 C20 casement windows. The interior has face-halved and bladed scarfs in both wallplates, and chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops above all 4 rooms. RCHM 18.

Listing NGR: TL7638837270

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 76388 37270


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