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The Poplars

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Canfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8404 / 51°50'25"N

Longitude: 0.3096 / 0°18'34"E

OS Eastings: 559211

OS Northings: 218276

OS Grid: TL592182

Mapcode National: GBR NGN.F4B

Mapcode Global: VHHM4.B01G

Entry Name: The Poplars

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141271

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352717

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




Almshouses, C18, now a cottage. Timber-framed, part plastered, mainly
tile-hung, roof tiled. 3 bays aligned NW-SE, aspect SW. Axial chimney
stack at NW end of middle bay. Formerly 3 dwellings, now one, so it is
believed that one chimney stack has been removed. Single storey with attics.
3 C20 casement windows, plain boarded door with shallow hood, 3 gabled
dormers with C20 casement windows. Gambrel roof, gabled. The red clay
tiles, both on the roof and on the walls, are arranged in horizontal bands
of plain and scalloped tiles; about 1 metre at the base of the walls is
left untiled, of white plaster. These tiles were made at the Maryon-Wilson
family's own works at Hart Farm, Great Canfield, and appear on many local

Listing NGR: TL5921118276

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

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