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Limesbrook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Tolleshunt D'Arcy, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7766 / 51°46'35"N

Longitude: 0.7819 / 0°46'54"E

OS Eastings: 592011

OS Northings: 212318

OS Grid: TL920123

Mapcode National: GBR RN1.DJD

Mapcode Global: VHKGH.HLQX

Entry Name: Limesbrook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 January 1953

Last Amended: 5 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121530

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353176

Location: Tolleshunt D'arcy, Maldon, Essex, CM9

County: Essex

District: Maldon

Civil Parish: Tolleshunt D'Arcy

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Tolleshunt d'Arcy St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 91 SW
(south side)
3/64 Limesbrook Farmhouse,
formerly listed as
10.1.53 Limebrook Farmhouse
- II

House. Early C16, altered in early C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 3-bay range with long-wall jetty to S, and axial
stack. C19 extension to W. 3-bay crosswing at E end, also jettied to S, with
external stack at side. C19 extension to W. Early C19 narrow entrance range to
N of main range, completing a rectangular plan, and altering a house originally
facing S to face N. 2 storeys. N (entrance) elevation, ground floor, 2
C19/early C20 sashes and 3 C20 casements; first floor, one C19/early C20 sash,
one early C19 sash of 3 + 6 lights and one of 16 lights. C20 door in C20 porch.
Date 1504 inscribed in modern plaster. Hipped roof. S (garden) elevation,
ground floor, one C18 3-light window with wrought iron casement, 2 C18 windows
of 3 fixed lights, all with rectangular leading, and 2 C20 casements; first
floor, 2 C17 3-light windows and one C18 3-light window, all with wrought iron
casements. Both jetties plastered. Chamfered axial and transverse beams,
cambered tiebeams. The RCHM (9) reported a beam with billet moulding, and a
crownpost roof in the crosswing. Described as the manor of Langbrokes by P.
Morant, The History and Antiquities of Essex, 1768, I, 399, and as Langbrokes in
Chapman and Andre's map of 1777.

Listing NGR: TL9201112318

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