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Cardinal's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Foxearth, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0724 / 52°4'20"N

Longitude: 0.6807 / 0°40'50"E

OS Eastings: 583822

OS Northings: 244955

OS Grid: TL838449

Mapcode National: GBR QH2.4WM

Mapcode Global: VHJHM.R57L

Plus Code: 9F423MCJ+X7

Entry Name: Cardinal's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147058

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114053

Location: Foxearth, Braintree, Essex, CO10

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Foxearth

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Foxearth St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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House. Possibly C16 origin with C17 and later alterations and C19 red brick
facing. Timber framed. Red plain tiled roofs. Main 2 storey range to left,
1 storey and attic range with a gabled dormer to right. Rear wing. First floor
3:1 window range, ground floor 3:1 window range, mainly of C19 3 light vertical
sliding sashes. Red tiled bay to ground floor left. Red tiled gabled porch
approached by 4 steps. Door, of 2 panels and 2 lights with light over. Red
brick chimney stack to centre of main range and right of right range.
Internally, re-used in rear wall are 3 crenellated and heavily carved beams
with grape and foliar motifs. Stop chamfered beams. Jowled storey posts.
C16/17 floorboards. C18 doors with hinges and brass locks. Many good C19
features. Attached to right wing at rear is a C19 dairy with original shelves,
floor and drain, hamhooks, oak slab cream pan shelf. 3 original louvres with
shutters. House at one time known at Carbonel's, one of the 3 manors of

Listing NGR: TL8382244955

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