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Yew Tree Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Bumpstead, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0524 / 52°3'8"N

Longitude: 0.4645 / 0°27'52"E

OS Eastings: 569082

OS Northings: 242200

OS Grid: TL690422

Mapcode National: GBR PFN.B87

Mapcode Global: VHJHJ.0PF0

Plus Code: 9F423F27+XR

Entry Name: Yew Tree Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114189

Location: Steeple Bumpstead, Braintree, Essex, CB9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

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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House, late C15, extended in C17 and C19. Timber framed, roughcast rendered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2 bays aligned approx. NW-SE, and C18
extension to SW of SE bay, forming an L-plan. C19 3-bay range aligned NE-SW,
to SE of existing building and forming a new frontage. 2 C19 chimney stacks
to NW of this range, and one at NW end of original building. Lean-to extensions
to NE, NW and SW, C19/20. 2 storeys. Central half-glazed door under projecting
upper room on posts. One C19 splayed bay of double-hung sash windows of 8-12-8
lights, and one bay diagonally across E corner of 3 double-hung sash windows
of 8 lights, early C20. First floor, 5 double-hung sash windows of 8,8,12,8
and 8 lights respectively, C19. Roof hipped. The rear elevation has one first-
floor C18 window of one wrought iron casement and 2 fixed lights with early
rectangular leading and crown glass. The interior of the rear parts have
jowled posts, heavy studding with curved braces trenched to the inside, wattle
infill, plain chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops, and some original
floorboards. The roof of the original range has short arched collars, clasped
purlins and curved wind bracing.

Listing NGR: TL6908242200

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