History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

De Laches

A Grade II Listed Building in Cold Norton, Essex

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.671 / 51°40'15"N

Longitude: 0.6763 / 0°40'34"E

OS Eastings: 585158

OS Northings: 200308

OS Grid: TL851003

Mapcode National: GBR QMX.3T5

Mapcode Global: VHJKK.N8WB

Entry Name: De Laches

Listing Date: 30 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110867

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117375

Location: Cold Norton, Maldon, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Maldon

Civil Parish: Cold Norton

Built-Up Area: Cold Norton

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Cold Norton St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Latchingdon and Snoreham

Listing Text

TL 80 SE
(south side)
2/12 De Laches
­ II

Wrongly shown on OS map as Leeche's Farm. House. C16, altered in C18 and C20.
Timber framed, mainly clad with red brick in Flemish bond, with some plaster and
some exposed framing, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4-bay range facing
N, with internal stack at left end and external stack to rear of right bay.
2-bay rear wing at left end, with external stack at left side. Late C16 stair
tower in rear right angle, and C20 single-storey extension with hipped roof to
right of it. 2-storey extension, c.1600, in rear left angle jettied to the
left, with exposed framing. Early C19 single-storey lean-to extension at left
end of main range, C20 2-storey extension at right end. 2 storeys. Ground
floor, one early C19 splayed bay, with one iron casement and 4 fixed lights with
rectangular leading, one C18 splayed bay of sashes of 8-12-8 lights, and 3 C20
sashes. First floor, 3 C18 3-light windows each with one wrought iron casement,
tulip handle, twisted stay bar and rectangular leading, and 2 C20 equivalents.
6-panel door, the top 2 panels glazed, in C20 gabled porch. The roof of the
main range has a gablet hip at the left end, a hip at the right end. Jowled
posts. Chamfered transverse and axial beams, with exposed plain joists of
horizontal section in rear wing. Early C17 oak panelling in entrance-hall and
right ground-floor room, some arranged laterally. Original framed stair in
stair tower, with flat balusters, some serpentine. The rear left extension
retains evidence of a former oriel below the jetty, with a small 2-light window
each side. Original floor boards.

Listing NGR: TL8515800308

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.