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Kings Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Little Horkesley, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9491 / 51°56'56"N

Longitude: 0.8549 / 0°51'17"E

OS Eastings: 596296

OS Northings: 231698

OS Grid: TL962316

Mapcode National: GBR RL0.LZM

Mapcode Global: VHKFR.R8TM

Plus Code: 9F32WVX3+MX

Entry Name: Kings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 419967

Location: Little Horkesley, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Little Horkesley

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Little Horkesley St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Kings Farmhouse
TL 93 SE 3/106 7.4.65
C15 or earlier house. Now on a T-plan due to brick, painted, extension on north.
Timber-framed and plastered and of at least 5 bays with red brick truncated
central chimney stack mounting 6 octagonal shafts with bell-feet. Roof ridged
and gabled peg-tiled with eaves, long jetty on south elevation. Line of jetty
broken at centre with late fascia to east and exposed sill on joists to west.
First storey has a range of 5 windows 2 casements left, and 3 casements right,
then a tripartite window of which the original 'ears' remain. East half has
knees under the jetty and the west has only joists' ends, the whole denting
an original chimney bay. Ground storey windows mixed but including one large
Venetian tripartite window left and right of central door which is of 6 panels
and partly original. The whole truncated at west and because 2 service doors
show on that wall, in a partly exposed frame.

Listing NGR: TL9629631698

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

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