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A Grade II Listed Building in High Easter, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8248 / 51°49'29"N

Longitude: 0.3787 / 0°22'43"E

OS Eastings: 564024

OS Northings: 216694

OS Grid: TL640166

Mapcode National: GBR NGY.DLG

Mapcode Global: VHJJM.JD1G

Entry Name: Cromps

Listing Date: 7 February 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112524

English Heritage Legacy ID: 121322

Location: High Easter, Uttlesford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: High Easter

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: High Easter St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


1/4 Cromps

Farmhouse. C.1300 and late C16. Timber framed and plastered with peg tile
roofs and all of 2 storeys. Composed of a formerly jettied crosswing to the
west, and a larger parallel C16 gabled range to the west, joined by a short
linking block. Out of this projects a C17 stack with 3 connected diagonal
shafts. A similar stack of 2 shafts is placed against the east flank. Windows
are C20 metal casements with small panes. Old crosswing has very thick arch
braces on ground and first floors, central tennoned floor joists, cambered tie
beam and short stop chamfered crown post with 4 way bracing. Late C16 block has
chamfered spine beams and side purlin, wind braced roof reusing soot blackened
rafters from earlier hall. Main stack has brick pointed arched inglenook.
Moated site. RCHM 8.

Listing NGR: TL6402416694

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

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