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Bridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Finchingfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9682 / 51°58'5"N

Longitude: 0.4512 / 0°27'4"E

OS Eastings: 568486

OS Northings: 232801

OS Grid: TL684328

Mapcode National: GBR PGM.DXG

Mapcode Global: VHJHW.RSXL

Plus Code: 9F32XF92+7F

Entry Name: Bridge House

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122702

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115193

Location: Finchingfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Finchingfield

Built-Up Area: Finchingfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Finchingfield St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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House. Circa 1600, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing N with central stack, forming a lobby-
entrance. Single-storey wing to left. External stack at right, with wing of
one storey and attic beyond. Single-storey lean-to extension to rear. 2
storeys with attics. Ground floor, 3 C20 casements and one C19 fixed window of
16 lights. First floor, 3 C20 casements. 2 more in feature gables. C20 door
with gabled hood. 4 octagonal shafts, rebuilt at top. The interior has
chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops and plain joists of horizontal section.
3 hearths have depressed brick arches, originally plastered but now stripped;
the lower left hearth has been extensively repaired. Jowled posts, clasped
purlin roof. 2 original oak panelled and studded doors, re-sited, one cut down.
RCHM 19.

Listing NGR: TL6848632801

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