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Tilehouse Farm

A Grade II* Listed Building in Willingale, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7556 / 51°45'20"N

Longitude: 0.2976 / 0°17'51"E

OS Eastings: 558676

OS Northings: 208822

OS Grid: TL586088

Mapcode National: GBR MG8.XQK

Mapcode Global: VHHMJ.34NG

Entry Name: Tilehouse Farm

Listing Date: 29 June 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111243

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118488

Location: Willingale, Epping Forest, Essex, CM5

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Willingale

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Willingale St Christopher with Shellow and Berners Roding

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(West side),
Tilehouse Farm

GV 11*

Farmhouse, probably C15 and C16, timber framed and plastered and of 2 storeys
with gabled peg tile roofs. 'L' shaped plan form with the shorter northern
arm of greater height with large gablet making up the difference between ridges.
Very large square stack on ridge line against north flank of crosswing. Windows
are C19 casements with 2 horizontal glazing bars and some old small C17 iron
casements. Stair tower in rear angle between blocks. Front door in original
position has C20 gabled porch with peg tile roof. Internally an elaborate 2 bay
crosswing probably C15, formerly jettied in front with a very complete smoke bay
to the rear. In the north flank are 3 service door openings 2 with moulded
jambs one formerly leading to stairs to upper level. Roof is massively framed
side purlin type with large wind bracing and collars. Suggestions of former
ground floor oriel window on front and some inserted ovolo-mullioned windows.
The northern block is an integrally floored hall block of the early-middle C16
with newel stair to the rear. (RCHM 9).

Listing NGR: TL5867608822

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