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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: 1123451



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fairstead

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Mar-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115360

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2/7 Elmhurst


House. Late C16 and C18, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Main range of 2 bays facing S, of which the left bay is late C16 and the right bay C18, externally undifferentiated. C20 stack at left end, C18 stack in right gable end. C19 one-bay extension to rear of right bay. C20 single-storey extension to left rear. 2 storeys. On each floor, C20 casement in left bay, C18/early C19 sash of 16 lights in right bay. E elevation, 2-window range of C20 casements, C20 door, and another C20 door in the stack. The left bay has jowled posts, close studding, a face-halved and bladed scarf in the front wallplate, and clasped purlin roof with arched wind bracing. Diamond mortices for an unglazed window in right end, now enclosed by C18 extension. A photograph taken c.1900 shows this building as part of a range of cottages extending to the E, the others since demolished.

Listing NGR: TL7696616865

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National Grid Reference: TL 76966 16865


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