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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: 1147058



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Foxearth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 114053

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TL 84 SW FOXEARTH 4/120 Cardinal's Farmhouse


House. Possibly C16 origin with C17 and later alterations and C19 red brick facing. Timber framed. Red plain tiled roofs. Main 2 storey range to left, 1 storey and attic range with a gabled dormer to right. Rear wing. First floor 3:1 window range, ground floor 3:1 window range, mainly of C19 3 light vertical sliding sashes. Red tiled bay to ground floor left. Red tiled gabled porch approached by 4 steps. Door, of 2 panels and 2 lights with light over. Red brick chimney stack to centre of main range and right of right range. Internally, re-used in rear wall are 3 crenellated and heavily carved beams with grape and foliar motifs. Stop chamfered beams. Jowled storey posts. C16/17 floorboards. C18 doors with hinges and brass locks. Many good C19 features. Attached to right wing at rear is a C19 dairy with original shelves, floor and drain, hamhooks, oak slab cream pan shelf. 3 original louvres with shutters. House at one time known at Carbonel's, one of the 3 manors of Foxearth.

Listing NGR: TL8382244955

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National Grid Reference: TL 83822 44955


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