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Stours Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashen, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0618 / 52°3'42"N

Longitude: 0.5537 / 0°33'13"E

OS Eastings: 575158

OS Northings: 243461

OS Grid: TL751434

Mapcode National: GBR PFL.NSS

Mapcode Global: VHJHK.KF2R

Entry Name: Stours Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123039

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114407

Location: Ashen, Braintree, Essex, CO10

County: Essex

District: Braintree

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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Listing Text

South Side
2/2 Stours Farmhouse


House, c.1600, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. E-W, with axial chimney stack
in second bay from W end, originally forming a lobby-entrance to the N, now
blocked. Rear wing to S of this stack, with chimney stack at end. Short C19
extension beyond. C20 lean-to extension, single-storey, in SE angle. 2
storeys. N elevation, ground floor, 2 C20 casement windows. First floor, one
C19 horizontally sliding sash window of 8 lights, and one C20 casement window.
The interior has jowled posts, curved bracing trenched inside heavy studding,
plain-chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops. At the head of the stair there
is an original post with rounded square knob. RCHM 7.

Listing NGR: TL7515843461

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