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Marsh Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Canfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.836 / 51°50'9"N

Longitude: 0.2972 / 0°17'49"E

OS Eastings: 558367

OS Northings: 217761

OS Grid: TL583177

Mapcode National: GBR MF9.XLH

Mapcode Global: VHHM4.33GV

Plus Code: 9F32R7PW+CV

Entry Name: Marsh Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352712

Location: Great Canfield, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Canfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Canfield St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Farmhouse, mid-C16, with early C17 extensions and C19 and C20 alterations.
Timber-framed, part brick-faced, part plastered, roofs tiled. The core of
the building is a block of 3 bays aligned approximately E-W, with a full
height partition between the W and middle bays, mid-C16. E of it there is a
2-bay crosswing, early C17. A short wing extends N from the W bay of the main
block, early C17. Internal chimney stack at junction of main block and
crosswing, with 3 diagonal shafts, late C16. External stack on N wall of
main block, another at N gable of crosswing. 2 storeys, with attics in
crosswing only. S elevation faced in red brick in early C19, Flemish bond.
On ground floor, 5 C20 casement windows, C19 door surround. On first floor,
3 C20 casement windows and another in gable of crosswing. A C20 porch has been
added at the W (farmyard) door. Some framing exposed internally. Jowled
storey posts. Curved tension bracing trenched into studs of upper crosswall in
E-W block. Stop-chamfered ceiling beams. Unglazed window with diamond
mullions in upper N wall of main block. Clasped purlin roof. RCHM 5.

Listing NGR: TL5836717761

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