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Lovington's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yeldham, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0023 / 52°0'8"N

Longitude: 0.5696 / 0°34'10"E

OS Eastings: 576485

OS Northings: 236879

OS Grid: TL764368

Mapcode National: GBR PGD.DVK

Mapcode Global: VHJHR.TXHX

Plus Code: 9F422H29+WV

Entry Name: Lovington's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Last Amended: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114434

Location: Great Yeldham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Yeldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Yeldham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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4/42 Lovington's Farmhouse
21.6.62 (formerly listed under:
II Pool Street (West Side))

House, C16, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. Aligned approx. N-S, aspect E, consisting of 2-bay hall range
with internal chimney stack at S end, 2-bay crosswing to N, and one bay
extension added in late C16, with external chimney stack to rear. Single-storey
rear extension, forming a catslide roof, and additional extension to rear of
S bay, both C20. 2 storeys and attics. C20 door with tiled lean-to hood, and
3-window range of C20 bays. Grouped diagonal shafts on S chimney stack. The
interior has jowled posts, heavy studding, chamfered axial beams, plain joists
of horizontal section. The added N bay has lamb's tongue stops on the axial
beam. The lower room of this bay is lined throughout with oak panelling,
c.1590, with original cockspur hinges on panelled door. There are 2 unglazed
windows with diamond mullions in the rear wall, enclosed by the C20 extension.
There are re-used medieval rafters in the roof. At the N gable there is an
C18 window of 4 lights with original rectangular panes and leading (casement
missing), enclosed by external plaster. RCHM 18.

Listing NGR: TL7648536879

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