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Latitude: 52.0328 / 52°1'58"N
Longitude: 0.4863 / 0°29'10"E
OS Eastings: 570648
OS Northings: 240072
OS Grid: TL706400
Mapcode National: GBR PFW.HRS
Mapcode Global: VHJHQ.C5YH
Entry Name: Bailey Hill Farmhouse
Listing Date: 16 May 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1122338
English Heritage Legacy ID: 114070
Location: Birdbrook, Braintree, Essex, CO9
Civil Parish: Birdbrook
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Birdbrook St Augustine of Canterbury
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 74 SW BIRDBROOK
House, mid-C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. Main range of 4 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect NW, with
axial chimney stack in second bay from SW end. Rear service wing from NE end
with end chimney stack. Single-storey C20 extension beyond, roofed with red
clay corrugated tiles. C20 tiled gabled porch to NE. 2 storeys with attics.
NW elevation has approx. central C19 4-panel door, in C18 shallow pedimented
doorcase. 4 C20 double-hung sash windows of 6 lights on each floor,
asymmetrically arranged. Pentice board on NE gable. Interior has axial beams
above both floors in main range, above ground floor in service wing, all plain-
chamfered with lamb's tongue stops. Exposed joists of vertical section,
unchamfered. Primary straight bracing in walls, plastered over. Hearths facing
SW at both floors have rounded inside corners. RCHM 13.
Listing NGR: TL7064840072
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