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Thorpe Green House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8639 / 51°51'50"N

Longitude: 1.1493 / 1°8'57"E

OS Eastings: 616934

OS Northings: 223057

OS Grid: TM169230

Mapcode National: GBR TQ6.3DN

Mapcode Global: VHLCR.VDYZ

Entry Name: Thorpe Green House

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112107

English Heritage Legacy ID: 120305

Location: Thorpe-le-Soken, Tendring, Essex, CO16

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Built-Up Area: Thorpe-le-Soken

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TM 12 SE (north side)

5/76 Thorpe Green House


House. Late C16, altered in C19 and C20. Partly timber framed and plastered,
partly of red brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles and
slate. Comprises 3 parallel ranges aligned NE-SW, facing SE (1) late C16 timber
framed range of 3 bays with central stack, probably originally of lobby-entrance
plan, with tiled roof, (2) early C19 brick entrance range to SE, with an
internal stack at each end, roofed with slate, (3) C19 brick service range to
rear, roofed with slate. Small C19 2-storey extension to NE, plastered with
slate roof. 2 small C20 single-storey extensions to NW, with slate roofs. 2
storeys. 3-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights, with flat brick
arches and some crown glass. Central door altered to sash window in C20. Roof
of shallow pitch with long overhanging eaves. 6-panel door with flat canopy in
left return. Jowled posts, curved braces trenched outside close studding.
Chamfered transverse and axial beams with lamb's tongue stops, joists plastered
to the soffits. Edge-halved and bridled scarfs in wallplates. Roof not
examined, but the ceiling of the upper rooms appears to be an C18 insertion.

Listing NGR: TM1693423057

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