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Ashen House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashen, Essex

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Latitude: 52.056 / 52°3'21"N

Longitude: 0.5486 / 0°32'54"E

OS Eastings: 574830

OS Northings: 242805

OS Grid: TL748428

Mapcode National: GBR PFS.1HQ

Mapcode Global: VHJHK.GLC6

Plus Code: 9F423G4X+CC

Entry Name: Ashen House

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123038

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114406

Location: Ashen, Braintree, Essex, CO10

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Ashen

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Ashen

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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1/2 Ashen House
House, C16 or earlier, restyled in C18 with C19 additions. Timber framed and
roughcast, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. L-plan, consisting of 3-bay
main range, aspect SE, with internal chimney stack at SW end, and NE crosswing
extending to rear with external stack on NE side. 2 storeys and attics. Half-
glazed door in eared doorcase with moulded hood on brackets, C18, and 2 C20
bay windows. First floor, 4 double-hung sash windows of 12 lights, late C18.
Hipped roof on crosswing, with dentilled eaves to SE and NE only. The interior
has early C18 pine panelling and some late C16 oak panelling. The frame is
almost entirely concealed by plaster and panelling, but one jowled post with
chamfered arch-brace is visible. Butt-purlin roof with some re-used smoke-
blackened timber. Moated site. RCHM 3.

Listing NGR: TL7483042805

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