STOURS FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1123039
Date first listed:
29-Aug-1984
Statutory Address:
STOURS FARMHOUSE, LOWER STOKE ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
STOURS FARMHOUSE, LOWER STOKE ROAD

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

County:
Essex
District:
Braintree (District Authority)
Parish:
Ashen
National Grid Reference:
TL 75158 43461

Details

TL 74 SE ASHEN LOWER STOKE ROAD South Side 2/2 Stours Farmhouse GV II

House, c.1600, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. E-W, with axial chimney stack in second bay from W end, originally forming a lobby-entrance to the N, now blocked. Rear wing to S of this stack, with chimney stack at end. Short C19 extension beyond. C20 lean-to extension, single-storey, in SE angle. 2 storeys. N elevation, ground floor, 2 C20 casement windows. First floor, one C19 horizontally sliding sash window of 8 lights, and one C20 casement window. The interior has jowled posts, curved bracing trenched inside heavy studding, plain-chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops. At the head of the stair there is an original post with rounded square knob. RCHM 7.

Listing NGR: TL7515843461

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
114407
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 29 Sep 2004
Reference: IOE01/12964/07
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Edward Salt. Source Historic England Archive
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