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Hovell's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Coggeshall, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8844 / 51°53'3"N

Longitude: 0.6525 / 0°39'9"E

OS Eastings: 582653

OS Northings: 223975

OS Grid: TL826239

Mapcode National: GBR QK5.XF4

Mapcode Global: VHJJD.8WBS

Plus Code: 9F32VMM3+Q2

Entry Name: Hovell's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123188

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116036

Location: Coggeshall, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Coggeshall

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Coggeshall with Markshall

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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5/5 Hovell's Farmhouse

- II

House. Late C18. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red plain
tiles. Square plan facing approximately N, with 2 internal stacks symmetrically
arranged, and lower service range to rear with internal stack, and C20 extension
beyond, roofed with corrugated asbestos. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 3 late
C18/early C19 sashes of 12 lights, with crown glass. First floor, 4 late
C18/early C19 sashes of 3+6 lights. Off-centre 6-panel door, the upper 4 panels
fielded and moulded, the lower panels flush, in wooden doorcase with attached
Tuscan columns, fanlight with radial tracery and open pediment. The E elevation
has on the ground floor 2 early C19 sashes of 16 lights and one C20 casement,
and on the first floor 2 C19 casements. Linked parallel roofs, fully hipped. A
map of 1731 shows a different house on the site, with a ridge stack near the
left end, an external stack at the right end, and 4 gables (Essex Record Office
D/DU 19/2).

Listing NGR: TL8314323368

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