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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: 1309177



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Stambourne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-May-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 114160

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Hall house, early C16, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, consisting of 2-bay hall, integral parlour/solar bay to NE, integral 2-bay service end to SW. Axial chimney stack at SW end of hall, built in 2 phases, c.1600 facing NE leaving cross-entry unobstructed, and C18 facing SW, blocking cross-entry. Service end of cue storey with attic, remainder raised approx. 1.20 metres in C17 and roof rebuilt, re-using smoke-blackened medieval rafters. Door of 5 flush panels in C20 tiled gabled porch, one french window and 3 casement windows, C20. On first floor, 2 C20 casement windows and one more in gabled dormer. 4 grouped diagonal chimney shafts, rebuilt in C19. Some framing exposed internally. Original rear doorway with doorhead of 3-centred curvature. Service end retains original roof of arch-braced collar construction, probably open to roof originally, now with inserted floor. Inserted floor on pegged clamps in hall, plain-chamfered axial beam with lamb's tongue stops. Axial beam in NE bay boxed in. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7197838367

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National Grid Reference: TL 71978 38367


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