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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: 1305707



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

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great and Little Leighs

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Dec-1952

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 112620

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List entry Description

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1. GREAT AND LITTLE BOREHAM ROAD 5213 LEIGHS ------------- Lawns Farmhouse TL 71 SW 5/175 29.12.52.


2. A timber-framed and plastered house comprising 2 blocks at right angles to each other, one to the south is of C16 origin and the other is of C17 origin. 2 storeys. The upper storey of the west block is jettied on the south front and the windows are casements. The windows to the south block are C18 or early C19 double-hung sashes with glazing bars. There is a gabled porch with an original window above it. Roofs tiled, with an original diagonally shafted central chimney stack on the south block and half-hipped, with a small gablet at thewest end of the west block. (RCHM 5 Gt Leighs).

Listing NGR: TL7406913774

Selected Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex Central and South West, (1921)

National Grid Reference: TL 74069 13774


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