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Coach House/Stable Block Approximately 75 Metres North West of Spains Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Finchingfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9798 / 51°58'47"N

Longitude: 0.4422 / 0°26'31"E

OS Eastings: 567821

OS Northings: 234073

OS Grid: TL678340

Mapcode National: GBR NF2.YCZ

Mapcode Global: VHJHW.MH3N

Entry Name: Coach House/Stable Block Approximately 75 Metres North West of Spains Hall

Listing Date: 21 December 1967

Last Amended: 17 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1139455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115223

Location: Finchingfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Finchingfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Finchingfield St John Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/81 Coach-house/stable
21.12.67 block approx. 75 metres
north-west of Spains
(Formerly listed as Stable
GV II building at Spains
Coach house and stables. C18. Timber framed and plastered on base walls of red
brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Stable block of 7
bays facing SE. Coach house at left end, projecting forwards and backwards,
forming a T-plan. Small C19 stable at front right corner. Small C19 stable to
left of coach house, joining it to the dovecote. Lean-to shed with corrugated
iron roof to rear of stable block. 2 storeys. Coach house: 2 pairs of double
garage doors, C20 window with arched head above, and clock-face in gable.
Bell-turret on gable, square with slated pyramidal roof. Stable block: 2 fixed
windows of 32 small lights and one of 24 lights on ground floor, 3 fixed windows
on first floor, one of 18 lights, others with sliding external shutters. 2
boarded doors, one of which has a row of vents and a horizontally sliding
closure. The rear elevation of the coach house has a pitching door at first
floor level with a pulley on iron bracket above, and a round window with 6
radial glazing bars. The stables have respectively 4 and 2 loose boxes of
timber with iron grills, the posts terminating in moulded square finials. Some
blue stable tiles in right stable. Both have wall ladders to the hayloft above.
Primary straight bracing in walls. Butt purlin roof with collar-trusses and
raking struts.

Listing NGR: TL6782134073

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

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