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Clarkes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Twinstead, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9904 / 51°59'25"N

Longitude: 0.695 / 0°41'42"E

OS Eastings: 585139

OS Northings: 235873

OS Grid: TL851358

Mapcode National: GBR QJ2.2KF

Mapcode Global: VHKFH.078G

Entry Name: Clarkes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115843

Location: Twinstead, Braintree, Essex, CO10

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Twinstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Twinstead St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 83 NE Clarkes Farmhouse

- II

Cottage, former farmhouse. C16 or earlier and tim'ber framed and plastered with
gabled thatched roof. Of one storey with attics and 3 gabled dormers on
front. Gabled C20 porch and C20 extension at rear. One off centre ridgeline
stack and gable end stack at south end. Former small open hall house with in-
line chamber at south end. Heavy jowled posts and halved and bridled scarf
joints. Remnants of soot blackened crown post roof showing former hipped and
gablet arrangement at south end. Unusually, the hip rafters rise to ridgeline
rather than base of gablets, but are similarly soot blackened.

Listing NGR: TL8513935873

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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