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The Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Easton, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9044 / 51°54'15"N

Longitude: 0.3322 / 0°19'55"E

OS Eastings: 560538

OS Northings: 225441

OS Grid: TL605254

Mapcode National: GBR NFX.DV7

Mapcode Global: VHHLR.PDZG

Entry Name: The Old House

Listing Date: 28 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122213

Location: Great Easton, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Easton

Built-Up Area: Great Easton

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Broxted with Chickney and Tilty and Great and Little Easton

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
The Old House

TL 62 NW: 4/91


C15 or earlier, 2 and 3 storey 'H' plan, hall house. Timber framed and plastered with
gabled, peg tiled cross-wings and main roof peg tiled with gablet at east end. Rear
has 2 storey, peg tile lean-to and single storey pantile roofed lean-to with modern
stack. West end has pantile roofed lean-to with conservatory. Front has off-centre
peg tile roofed modern porch, hipped peg tile roofed modern angled bay windows in hall
and east cross-wing and metal leaded light casements. 2 rebuilt, ridge line, red
brick stacks. The two formerly jettied cross-wings and lower part of the hall are of
one build and the west cross-wing has a later extra storey. The hall has been raised
to make a full 2 storeys, probably in C17. The (eastern) buttery/pantry subdivision
can be traced, as can the position of the original, diamond mullioned hall window. The
east cross-wing provided indications for an additional external structure, probably a
timber chimney stack. Structure is exceptionally close-studded. At the rear is a
C19 stable block with gabled pantile roof, flemish bond brickwork, windows with small
panes and slate lean-to over garage doors.

Listing NGR: TL6053825441

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

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