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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: 1123470



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Bardfield

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115299

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8/160 Crown House


House. Circa 1500, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay range facing W, C17, and 2-bay crosswing to right, c.1500. 2 C19 stacks arched together over entrance hall to form one stack above. C19 extension with pitched roof of red pantiles to rear of crosswing. C20 extension, 2 storeys with flat roof, to rear of main range. 2 storeys. 2-window range of C20 casements. Half-glazed door in early C19 doorcase with shallow hood on scrolled brackets. Exposed high collar on gable of left return. The interior of the crosswing has jowled posts, boxed binding beam, cambered tiebeam and complete crownpost roof with axial braces. The left range has primary straight bracing, a chamfered axial beam, and thin joists. Formerly The Crown beerhouse. RCHM 39.

Listing NGR: TL6763430596

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 67634 30596


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