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Seven Winds

A Grade II Listed Building in Stisted, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8932 / 51°53'35"N

Longitude: 0.6143 / 0°36'51"E

OS Eastings: 579987

OS Northings: 224856

OS Grid: TL799248

Mapcode National: GBR QK4.64S

Mapcode Global: VHJJC.LPM1

Plus Code: 9F32VJV7+7P

Entry Name: Seven Winds

Listing Date: 23 February 1981

Last Amended: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123906

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116300

Location: Stisted, Braintree, Essex, CM77

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Stisted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Stisted All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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(west side)

7/281 No. 12 (Seven Winds)
23.2.81 (formerly listed as
nos. 12 and 13)


Range of 4 attached cottages, now one house. C18/early C19, altered in later
C19 and 1981. Timber framed, facade of red brick in Flemish bond, remainder
plastered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Single-span range facing NE
with 2 internal stacks in front of axis. Full length lean-to extension to rear,
and porch extension at right end, 1981. One storey with attics. 4 C20
casements, each with a plastered recess in the brick facade above, with a
2-centred head. 4 similar casements, each in a blocked doorway bricked up to
the sill, with similar recess above. 2 C20 casements in gabled dormers. C20
door in porch at right. The original rear wall is of plastered brick to a
height of approximately 1 metre, with 2 door apertures in the right half, left
half missing. Light studding, primary straight bracing, nailed construction.
End tiebeams halved or tenoned to wallplates, internal tiebeams lap-dovetailed
but all severed for doorways. Light joists of plain vertical section; some
timber re-used. 4 hearths, of which all have been altered in 1981. Originally
all had segmental arches on iron strips; in 2 the arch has been replaced by an
inserted mantel beam, in one the arch remains with an inserted mantel beam
below; in one the arch remains intact, but the side of the hearth has been cut
back and rebuilt. Shown in a map of 1823 (Essex Record Office, Q/Hi 4/39).

Listing NGR: TL7998724856

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