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Claypits Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thaxted, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9517 / 51°57'6"N

Longitude: 0.3487 / 0°20'55"E

OS Eastings: 561504

OS Northings: 230736

OS Grid: TL615307

Mapcode National: GBR NFB.QYQ

Mapcode Global: VHJJ1.066P

Entry Name: Claypits Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 May 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112967

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122277

Location: Thaxted, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Thaxted

Built-Up Area: Thaxted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text

Claypits Farmhouse

TL63SW: 5/2

Mid C15 or earlier open hall house, with crosswings, altered in C16 and C17. Timber
framed and plastered with red plain tile hipped roof. 2 storeys. Crosswings
originally jettied and gabled, now underbuilt and hipped. 3 window range C18, double
hung, vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars, and modern casements, with leaded
lights. C16 red brick chimney stack partly rebuilt at top. Small modern gabled
porch, in painted brick, with red plain tile roof. Modern panelled pargetting. C17
extension at rear, and C18 brewhouse, now part of house. Internally the original and
C16 framing survives, including some doors. (RCHM 32).

Listing NGR: TL6150330737

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

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