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A Grade II Listed Building in Great Canfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8405 / 51°50'25"N

Longitude: 0.2955 / 0°17'43"E

OS Eastings: 558234

OS Northings: 218258

OS Grid: TL582182

Mapcode National: GBR MF9.HJC

Mapcode Global: VHHLY.2ZKY

Entry Name: Fitzjohns

Listing Date: 23 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141265

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352704

Location: Great Canfield, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Canfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Canfield St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text




Part of early C16 house, extended and altered in C18, C19 and C20. Part
timber-framed and plastered, part brick and plastered, roof tiled. The
earliest part is at the S end of the present building, of L-plan, with
evidence of former crownpost roofs in both wings, probably only part of a
larger house of which the remainder has gone. Extended to W in C18 to form
a square plan. Extended to N in C19. 3 chimney stacks, all external.
Bay windows constructed on 3 sides in C19. 2 storeys, roof hipped.
On ground floor, inserted double garage, one sash window and 2 bays each of
3 sash windows, C20 light alloy. 6-panel door and fanlight with
intersected tracery, Doric porch with engaged columns, broken pediment with
rosettes below cornice, wooden, mid-C18. On upper floor, C20 casement window
and C19 sash window above garage. C19 sash window above porch. 2 C20 light alloy
sash windows to left of porch, bay of 3 C20 light alloy sash windows to
right of porch.

Listing NGR: TL5823418258

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

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