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Essex House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Easton, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9044 / 51°54'15"N

Longitude: 0.3339 / 0°20'2"E

OS Eastings: 560657

OS Northings: 225444

OS Grid: TL606254

Mapcode National: GBR NFX.F8P

Mapcode Global: VHHLR.QDWG

Plus Code: 9F32W83M+QH

Entry Name: Essex House

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165152

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122216

Location: Great Easton, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Great Easton

Built-Up Area: Great Easton

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Broxted with Chickney and Tilty and Great and Little Easton

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Essex House

TL 62 NW: 4/102


House, mid-C16, timber framed and plastered of 2 storeys with a gabled peg tile roof
and gabled 2 storey extension on rear. A 'long-wall-jetty' house with externally
exposed timber frame, with solar and 1 large chamber on first floor over service
rooms, cross-passage, fire bay, hall and parlour. The front has C20 metal casements
with leaded lights, on the ground floor is one canted bay to the hall and a 'V' shaped
bay to the parlour, both with coved soffits. Later stack in fire bay, rectangular
above roof line and just forward of the ridge. Rear has hipped open porch on NE end
and one gabled roof dormer. Timber frame and bracing is remarkably complete, although
restored. Interior reveals inglenook fireplace chamfered and arch braced structure
and remnants of crown post roof. Halved and bladed scarf joints. (RCHM 12).

Listing NGR: TL6065725444

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