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Axe and Compasses Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Arkesden, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9883 / 51°59'17"N

Longitude: 0.1586 / 0°9'30"E

OS Eastings: 548317

OS Northings: 234408

OS Grid: TL483344

Mapcode National: GBR LB1.BX1

Mapcode Global: VHHL8.P9P2

Plus Code: 9F32X5Q5+8C

Entry Name: Axe and Compasses Inn

Listing Date: 22 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170138

English Heritage Legacy ID: 121405

Location: Arkesden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB11

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Arkesden

Built-Up Area: Arkesden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Arkesden St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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(south side)
Axe and Compasses Inn
TL 4834 36/10


Timber-framed building built circa 1700 and refronted in red brick in the C18
or early C19. One storey and attics. Two small ground storey bay windows
with double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Roof thatched, with end chimney
stacks and 2 dormers. A C19 addition with a slate roof extends to the west.
(RCHM 6).

Listing NGR: TL4831734408

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