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Thorrington's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Layer Marney, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8295 / 51°49'46"N

Longitude: 0.7873 / 0°47'14"E

OS Eastings: 592159

OS Northings: 218211

OS Grid: TL921182

Mapcode National: GBR RMG.7VP

Mapcode Global: VHKG9.L8KW

Plus Code: 9F32RQHP+QW

Entry Name: Thorrington's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 January 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1223984

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419932

Location: Layer Marney, Colchester, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Layer Marney

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Layer Marney

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Thorrington's Farmhouse
TL 91 NW 16/24
C16 and possibly earlier, timber-framed and plastered, with red tile gabled
roof. Rectangular plan, with 2 parallel cross wings at east end with hipped
roofs, behind early C19, painted brick facade and parapet wall. Two storeys.
Facade is 2 window range C19 vertical sliding double hung sashes with glazing
bars and one blind opening at first floor. Modern casements below. Remainder
2 window range C18 vertical sliding double hung sashes with glazing bars. Lean-to
extension at west end. Original C16 chimney stack. Internally some original
framing is exposed. Originally moated.
(RCHM 7).

Listing NGR: TL9215918211

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