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A Grade II Listed Building in Bures, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9721 / 51°58'19"N

Longitude: 0.7724 / 0°46'20"E

OS Eastings: 590532

OS Northings: 234028

OS Grid: TL905340

Mapcode National: GBR RKP.B41

Mapcode Global: VHKFJ.BPQL

Plus Code: 9F32XQCC+RX

Entry Name: Newmans

Listing Date: 12 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122881

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114820

Location: Bures Hamlet, Braintree, Essex, CO8

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Bures Hamlet

Built-Up Area: Bures

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bures St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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TL 9034
(north side)
5/31 No. 5 (Newmans)
House. Late C15. Timber framed, plastered, with some framing exposed at right
side, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. L-plan, consisting of 3-bay main
range facing S, with axial chimney stack one bay from left end, and irregular
wing to right extending to the rear. C18/19 single-storey extensions to rear of
main range. 2 storeys. The corner bay has a late C19 shopfront, disused, with
2 arched shop windows (mullions between them removed), doors either side, one
half-glazed, one 4-panel, and fascia supported by 4 scrolled brackets. 2 early
C19 sashes of 16 lights on ground floor and 3 on first floor. Crosswing roof
hipped. The interior has a full-length underbuilt jetty, moulded beams
and joists (with carved foliate stops in the left bay only), jowled posts, and a
late C16 framed ceiling over the first floor of the left bay, with ovolo-moulded
beam and chamfered joists of horizontal section with step stops. The crownpost
roof of the crosswing is exposed, with axial braces to the crownposts. No access
to roof of main range. Described by RCHM as The Old Toll House.

Listing NGR: TL9053234028

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