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GRAY'S FARMHOUSE

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: GRAY'S FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1306273

Location

GRAY'S FARMHOUSE

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

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Chignall

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: 112474

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. CHIGNAL 5231 Gray's Farmhouse TL 61 SE 4/59 29.12.52.

II

2. Originally a C15-C16 moated hall house with cross wings on the east and west ends. It was altered in the C17 when the centre block was raised and divided into 2 storeys and again in the mid C18. Alterations-and renovations in 1952 destroyed the date tablets in the gables of the cross wings which had the initials WL and the date 1743. A timber framed and plastered building. 2 storeys and attics. The crosswings are jettied on the upper storey. 4 window range, C20 metal casekents with glazing bars. 2 C20 doors, with cornice hoods. Roof tiled, with 1 hipped dormer in the centre block. There are fragmentary remains of the moat. (RCHM 7).

Listing NGR: TL6774910742

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 67749 10742

Map

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