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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: 1123481



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: 21-Dec-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 17-May-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115323

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TL 6730 GREAT BARDFIELD HIGH STREET (south-east side)

8/184 P. and A. Wood (formerly 21.12.67 listed as The Garage)


House, now garage and stores. C16 or earlier, altered in C17 and C18. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing NW, with axial stack in second bay from left, forming a lobby-entrance, now blocked internally. 2-storey extension along whole length of rear, and long commercial garage beyond. 2 storeys. On ground floor, one C20 reproduction sash of 16 lights, 6-panel door with moulded architrave and cornice, C18, and C20 plate glass display windows. On first floor, 3 early C20 sashes. The original walls are approx. 3 metres high, raised by approx. 1.5 metres in C17. The interior has one exposed transverse beam, chamfered with step stops, and one axial beam, chamfered with lamb's tongue stops. Clasped purlin roof, with smoke-blackened medieval rafters re-used as purlins. This is probably a hall house with inserted stack, but no evidence is exposed of the framing of the lower walls.

Listing NGR: TL6748230463

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National Grid Reference: TL 67482 30463


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