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LOWER HOUSE

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.

Name: LOWER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1147150

Location

LOWER HOUSE

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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: High Easter

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Sep-1985

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 121334

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

TL 61 SW HIGH EASTER

3/16 Lower House

GV II

House. Mid C17. Timber framed and plastered with peg tile roof. Of 2 storeys with attics and of 'L' plan form. The roof is hipped down to form a catslide over an open C20 loggia at the north end. At the south the roof hips to return as ridge of wing with a gable to the rear. Central rebuilt ridgeline stack with attached diagonal shafts. Front has central 3 storey porch/stair tower with gable and bargeboards. The entrance door is of oak with an oak frame. On the first floor is an oriel of C19 casements with the central 2 lights canted out in 'V' plan form on an oak bracket. Windows generally are C19 casements with opening lights with small panes over a transome. The main lights have a single central horizontal glazing bar. Either side of the porch on the ground floor is a projecting rectangular bay window of similar casements and that to the south has a canted centre. Flat-roofed dormer and minor stack on south facing roof slope. Typical but good quality timber frame, with unjowled posts and elaborately stop chamfered spine beam. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TL6191614194

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National Grid Reference: TL 61916 14194

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