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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: 1147273



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

County: Essex

District: Tendring

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Oakley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Jan-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 120276

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GREAT OAKLEY PESTHOUSE LANE TM 1827-1927 (north-west side) 7/34 20.1.86 Gay House

II House. C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, roughcast rendered, roofed with red clay pantiles. 4 bays facing SE with axial stack in second bay from left end. C18/19 extension to right. C20 single-storey lean-to extension to rear. Large C20 2-storey crosswing to left. One storey with attics. Ground floor, 6 C20 casements. First floor, one more, and 3 in slated lean-to dormers. C20 half-glazed door at front of gabled porch. Jowled posts. Primary straight bracing. Chamfered axial and transverse beams with lamb's tongue stops, plain joists of vertical section. 2 large wood-burning hearths. Roof ceiled. In the C20 left extension is a re-used C16 floor structure, with a chamfered axial beam and joists of horizontal section jointed to it with soffit tenons with diminished haunches, reported to have come from an agricultural building c.1965, and other re-used timber. Shown under the same name in the tithe award of 1841, without farm buildings, as part of Maltings Farm, 58 acres. Essex Record Office, D/CT 158)

Listing NGR: TM1957127300

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National Grid Reference: TM 19571 27300


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