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Chief's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bardfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9479 / 51°56'52"N

Longitude: 0.4642 / 0°27'50"E

OS Eastings: 569450

OS Northings: 230576

OS Grid: TL694305

Mapcode National: GBR PGT.XV5

Mapcode Global: VHJJ3.097L

Plus Code: 9F32WFX7+4M

Entry Name: Chief's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1106281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115347

Location: Great Bardfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Bardfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Bardfield St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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House. C17, altered in C18 and C19. Timber framed, plastered with facade of
painted red brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays
facing S, with internal stack against rear wall in second bay from left end.
Single-storey extension to right, with end stack, C19. Single-storey lean-to
extension to left, C18/C19. 2 storeys and attics. On ground floor, 3 C20
sashes, and one early C19 sash of 9 lights. On first floor, 4 early C19 sashes
of 9 lights. C20 door. The interior has jowled posts, primary straight
bracing, axial beams with lamb's tongue stops, plain joists, clasped purlin
roof. A large wood-burning hearth facing to right has original salt recess and
bread oven, with modern replacement door. The C20 door is in the original
position, forming a lobby-entrance with original newel stair S of the stack,
ascending from ground to attics. Upper part of stack (approx. from attic floor
level) rebuilt.

Listing NGR: TL6945030576

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