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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: 1147300



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.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 121369

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3/51 High Easterbury


House. C13, C14, C16 and possibly earlier. Timber framed and plastered with peg tile roofs. Of 2 storeys and of complex plan form. The front shows a long range with a hipped west end and a gabled crosswing at the east. Beyond this is a single storey peg tile roofed and gabled block. The rear has two 2 storey hipped roofed blocks and 2 lean-to outshots one with a pantile roof. There are 2 concertina brick stacks, one through the roof of the single storey east block and one against the rear wall of the main range. The front has 4 double hung sash windows with square panes and moulded surrounds on the first floor. The ground floor windows are small pane casements and there is a lean-to conservatory against the west end of this facade. The west end wall has 2 pointed arched leaded light casements of Gothick character. Attached to the rear wall is a timber cased yard pump with lead spout. One post of a former aisled hall is visible with a passing brace socket. The west end seems to incorporate the remains of a C13 or C14 solar, with heavy centre tennoned floor joists and large post with 2 shaped knee-like braces. A timber at the north west corner has a secret notched lap mortice. The east crosswing is late C16. 3 C16/C17 moulded doors remain and a solid tread staircase now leading to an attic. The main roof has framed side purlins and is of the C17. Moated site. RCHM 16.

Listing NGR: TL6196014668

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National Grid Reference: TL 61960 14668


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