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Marshalls Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thornwood Common, Essex

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Latitude: 51.715 / 51°42'53"N

Longitude: 0.1356 / 0°8'8"E

OS Eastings: 547631

OS Northings: 203961

OS Grid: TL476039

Mapcode National: GBR LF9.K2G

Mapcode Global: VHHMM.95J4

Plus Code: 9F32P47P+X6

Entry Name: Marshalls Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 December 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146913

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118243

Location: North Weald Bassett, Epping Forest, Essex, CM16

County: Essex

Civil Parish: North Weald Bassett

Built-Up Area: Thornwood Common

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: North Weald St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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6/8 Marshalls Farmhouse

House, c.1600, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. NW-SE, aspect SW, with axial chimney
stack in second bay from NW, but not forming a lobby=entrance. External chimney
stack on SE end. Original rear stair tower opposite internal chimney stack.
Single storey lean-to extension in E angle. 2 storeys with attics. Ground
floor, one original window of 3 lights with ovolo moulded mullions, one C20
casement window, central plain door in tiled gabled porch on round wooden posts
with square bases, C20, 2 early C19 double-hung sash windows of 16 lights.
First floor, 2 late C19 windows with horizontally sliding sashes of 12 lights, 2
early C19 double-hung sash windows of 16 lights. Pargetted in panels with
various designs, C20. Internal chimney stack has grouped diagonal shafts.
Frame partly exposed internally. Jowled storey posts. Ogee-curved tension
bracing trenched inside studs. Transverse beam immediately SE of stack plain-
chamfered with richly carved stops. Hearth on first floor with depressed arch
and moulded jambs, of brick with original plaster facing, early C17. Clasped
purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL4763103961

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