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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: 1123460



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: 115377

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2/24 Blixes Farmhouse


House, extended to form 2 houses. Early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing N, with axial stack in second bay from right end. Wing to rear of right bay, with axial stack, forming an L-plan, and C20 single-storey lean-to extension beyond. Large C20 extension to left of main range with axial stack, combining with the 2 left bays to form a separate house. Main range of 2 storeys, rear wing of one storey with attics. Ground floor, 3 C20 splayed bays of casements, and one C20 casement. First floor, 3 C20 casements. Large hipped porch with C20 door. Roof half-hipped at both ends. Jowled posts, face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates, chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops in both ranges.

Listing NGR: TL7583117926

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National Grid Reference: TL 75831 17926


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