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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: 1123351



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wethersfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Mar-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115609

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1/95 Frostnails


House. Late C16, altered in C17, C18 and C19. Timber framed, plastered, with some painted brick, roofed with handmade red clay tiles and slate. 3-bay main range aligned NE-SW, extended to NE by one bay with end stack in brick end elevation. C17 one-bay extensions to NW and SE, forming a cruciform plan. Single-storey extensions of various dates and designs in each angle. 2 storeys. Scattered fenestration. C19 half-glazed door with 16 lights. The original range has jowled posts, close studding with curved tension braces trenched to the inside, chamfered binding beams with plain joists of horizontal section jointed to them with soffit tenons with diminished haunches, face-halved and bladed scarfs in both wallplates, clasped purlin roof with curved wind-bracing. One tiebeam has been moved along. The SE extension has a chamfered axial beam with plain joists of vertical section. RCHM 54.

Listing NGR: TL7381830947

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National Grid Reference: TL 73818 30947


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