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A Grade II* Listed Building in Fordstreet, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9083 / 51°54'29"N

Longitude: 0.7904 / 0°47'25"E

OS Eastings: 592038

OS Northings: 226983

OS Grid: TL920269

Mapcode National: GBR RLH.8NG

Mapcode Global: VHKFX.N96G

Entry Name: Threshers

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117318

Location: Aldham, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Aldham

Built-Up Area: Fordstreet

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Aldham

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 92 NW 29/8 7.4.65
Early C16 house framed in timber now rough cast and marked in external panels.
Central front door with heavy wooden case and pediment on consoles. Range of
3 sash windows on both storeys and blind semi-circular fanlight above pediment.
Roof ridged hipped peg-tiled with pilastered red brick chimney stack near centre
of ridge. Eaves and troughing. Inside: the chimney stack and first floor to
the hall are intrusions of the later C16 and the floor-joists have haunched
tenons. The plan was originally on a T with cross-wing at north end. The south
cross-wing was added during the later C16. The roof of the original cross-wing
retains an octagonal crown-post, that of the hall was rebuilt during the C17
and the south wing has an Elizabethan braced side-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL9203826983

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

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