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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: 1147178



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Hatfield Peverel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-May-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115430

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5/89 Toppinghoe Hall 2.5.53


One wing of a house, now a house. Late C16, altered in C17 and C20. Mainly timber framed and plastered, one wall of red brick in English bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 5 bays aligned NE-SW, with axial stack in second bay from SW end. At NE end, C20 extensions to SE forming a T-plan. 2 storeys. The SW gable end is of late C16 brick. Ground floor, one C20 sash. First floor, one original 4-light window with ovolo-moulded. jambs, mullion and transom, square head and moulded label, all cement-rendered, the outer lights blocked. In attic gable, one original 3-light window with ovolo-moulded jambs and mullions, all cement-rendered, blocked. Above, square recessed panel, blank, and rebuilt brick pinnacle. Other external features all C20. On ground floor of SW wing, one large wood-burning hearth with depressed arch facing SW, stripped and repaired, and back to back with it, large wood-burning hearth with chamfered mantel beam with lamb's tongue stops, both of 0.33 metre brickwork. On first floor, smaller wood-burning hearth with depressed arch and chamfered jambs, stripped and blocked. Jowled posts, face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates. Roof apparently rebuilt in softwood, not fully examined. RCHM 3.

Listing NGR: TL7731211565

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National Grid Reference: TL 77312 11565


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