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Whiteshill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradwell, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8734 / 51°52'24"N

Longitude: 0.6437 / 0°38'37"E

OS Eastings: 582089

OS Northings: 222733

OS Grid: TL820227

Mapcode National: GBR QKC.FL6

Mapcode Global: VHJJL.35NN

Plus Code: 9F32VJFV+9F

Entry Name: Whiteshill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116350

Location: Bradwell, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Bradwell

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Stisted All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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2/20 Whiteshill Farmhouse


House. Early C17, extended in C18 and C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays facing N with central stack, forming a
lobby-entrance plan, with service wing to rear of stack. C18 extension in rear
right angle, forming a short range parallel to the main range. C19 and C20
single-storey extensions to rear. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2 early C19 sashes
of 16 lights. First floor, 2 early C19 sashes of 4 + 8 lights wth some crown
glass. 6-panel door at front of large gabled porch. 6 octagonal shafts. The
right ground-floor room has a large wood-burning hearth, a chamfered axial beam
with lamb's tongue stops, and plain joists of vertical section. The left
ground-floor room has a large hearth with splayed sides and depressed arch,
plastered, and a similar beam, the joists plastered to the soffits. To the rear
of this hearth is a bread oven, almost complete, originally opening into the
rear wing, the entrance blocked. On the first floor are 3 original internal
doors, one to the attic stair of 3 planks with closely-spaced D-section grooves,
the others with moulded portcullis frames (one reduced in width). The attic
floor and stair to it are original. Jowled posts, straight corner braces
trenched inside the studding. The main range has the original butt-purlin roof,
the rear wing has the original clasped purlin roof. RCHM (Pattiswick) 13.

Listing NGR: TL8208922733

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