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The Limes

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Yeldham, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0137 / 52°0'49"N

Longitude: 0.5643 / 0°33'51"E

OS Eastings: 576076

OS Northings: 238132

OS Grid: TL760381

Mapcode National: GBR PG5.RH0

Mapcode Global: VHJHR.QNP5

Plus Code: 9F422H77+FP

Entry Name: The Limes

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Last Amended: 28 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114437

Location: Great Yeldham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Great Yeldham

Built-Up Area: Great Yeldham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Yeldham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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TL 7638

The Limes, formerly listed as The Lines


House, c.1500, altered in C17, C19 and C20. Timber framed, partly plastered,
partly with exposed framing, roofing with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay main
range aligned approx. N-S with chimney stack in N bay. 2 crosswings, forming
a half-H plan. 2 internal chimney stacks in N crosswing, one external chimney
stack to S of S crosswing. Lean-to stair tower in NW angle. Small lean-to
extension to S. Aspect E. 2 storeys. C20 door in tiled gabled porch, 3 C20
casement windows on ground floor and 4 on first floor, mostly with C20 labels.
Exposed framing on main range, exposed jetty on S crosswing with billet-carved
bressumer. C20 pierced bargeboards on both gables. The interior has moulded
beams and joists, some exposed studding with curved bracing trenched inside,
original stair door with 4-centred doorhead. RCHM 16.

Listing NGR: TL7607638132

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