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The Forest

A Grade II Listed Building in Hatfield Broad Oak, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8455 / 51°50'43"N

Longitude: 0.2338 / 0°14'1"E

OS Eastings: 553971

OS Northings: 218683

OS Grid: TL539186

Mapcode National: GBR MF6.CXV

Mapcode Global: VHHLX.0WG3

Plus Code: 9F32R6WM+6G

Entry Name: The Forest

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1186297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353685

Location: Hatfield Broad Oak, Uttlesford, Essex, CM22

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Hatfield Broad Oak

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bush End St John Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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3/129 The Forest

Cottage. C15 and earlier. Timber framed and plastered with thatched roof,
gabled to north and half hipped on south. Of one storey with attics and eyebrow
dormer on west side. Off centre small ridge line stack and small stack against
south flank. Windows are C20 metal casements with small panes and front door is
in baffle entry position in front of stack. Small former open hall house with
wide spaced studs, jowled posts and markedly curved external wall braces at both
ends. Remnants of soot blackened crown post (or purlin rafter) roof and
original diamond mullioned windows. North east end tie beam has 2 pairs of very
large notch lapped mortices from earlier use. Main posts also reused showing
passing brace sockets. Inserted inglenook fireplace and wooden block inscribed

Listing NGR: TL5397318685

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