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Beaconhead Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Stanway, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8876 / 51°53'15"N

Longitude: 0.8365 / 0°50'11"E

OS Eastings: 595300

OS Northings: 224803

OS Grid: TL953248

Mapcode National: GBR RLR.NB2

Mapcode Global: VHKFY.GT3C

Entry Name: Beaconhead Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 January 1982

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1224842

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421003

Location: Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Stanway

Built-Up Area: Colchester

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Stanway St Albright

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

STANWAY LONDON ROAD
1.
5214
(north side) )
Beaconend Farmhouse
TL 92 SE 12/1
II*
2.
Originally C14 hall house with 2 crosswings. Timber framed, clad in C18 red
brick, with red plain tile roof. Crosswings originally jettied and gabled,
C18 alterations underbuilt jetty and hipped roofs. Three window range, C18
double hung vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars. Gauged brick arches.
One hipped dormer. C18 pediment doorcase with foliated frieze and moulded jowls.
Early C14 west wing, with C16 crown post roof. Late C14 central hall with early
C16 inserted chimney stack, with cambered mantel beam, and late C16 inserted
first floor. Original crown post roof remains, with 2 tall octagonal posts
with chamfered bases and capitals. East crosswing is also late C14 with an
original doorway, jowled storey posts, and crown post roof. (RCHM 12).


Listing NGR: TL9530024803

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