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Highams Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Aythorpe Roding, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8106 / 51°48'38"N

Longitude: 0.3191 / 0°19'8"E

OS Eastings: 559970

OS Northings: 214984

OS Grid: TL599149

Mapcode National: GBR NH1.HHN

Mapcode Global: VHHM4.HR2C

Entry Name: Highams Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141948

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352651

Location: Aythorpe Roding, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Aythorpe Roding

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Aythorpe Roding St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text




Early C17 with C19 extension. Timber-framed, plastered, roof tiled, with
brick extension. L-plan, comprising 3-bay SE wing of a former hall house,
with brick NW wing. Two storeys. Entrance front has central 2-storey
porch of plastered brick in Tudor style, C19, with original external stack
to SE. Garden elevation has bay of 3 sash windows at SW end and 2 sash
windows on ground floor, 3 sash windows and one arched cast iron window on
first floor, all early C19. Panelling with fluted frieze, circa 1600, which
RCHM reported in a garden pavilion, installed in lower SW room.
Roof rebuilt, re-using some smoke-blackened medieval rafters. Cast iron
pump in wooden case against E corner. Moated site. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TL5997014984

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

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