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Smiths Green Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Bumpstead, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0349 / 52°2'5"N

Longitude: 0.4323 / 0°25'56"E

OS Eastings: 566940

OS Northings: 240175

OS Grid: TL669401

Mapcode National: GBR NDH.G39

Mapcode Global: VHJHP.F3XX

Plus Code: 9F422CMJ+WW

Entry Name: Smiths Green Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114185

Location: Steeple Bumpstead, Braintree, Essex, CB9

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Steeple Bumpstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Steeple Bumpstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

2/76 Smiths Green


House, C17 and C18, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 5 bays aligned approx. N-S, C17, with C19 external
chimney stack on E wall. Shorter parallel range of 4 bays to W with 2 internal
chimney stacks, C18. C19 porch in SW angle. 2 storeys. S elevation, half-
glazed door in tiled gabled porch of Gothic Revival style, with fretted
bargeboards, C19. One C20 casement window, one french window. First floor,
one C20 casement window, one late C19 double-hung sash window of 4 lights.
Late C19 fretted bargeboards on gable of E wing, W roof hipped. The E elevation
has on the ground floor one C18 horizontally sliding sash window of 16 lights,
and on the first floor 2 of 24 lights, with crown glass. The N elevation has
an C18 wooden lattice on one ground floor window. The interior of the E range
has transverse and axial beams plain-chamfered with lamb's tongue stops, joists
plastered to the soffits. In the W range the beams are plain; oat chaff is
present between the ceiling and floor as insulation.

Listing NGR: TL6694040175

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

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