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Normans Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wakes Colne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9396 / 51°56'22"N

Longitude: 0.7431 / 0°44'35"E

OS Eastings: 588655

OS Northings: 230347

OS Grid: TL886303

Mapcode National: GBR RL1.8PR

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.THQX

Plus Code: 9F32WPQV+V7

Entry Name: Normans Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 January 1982

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225019

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421246

Location: Wakes Colne, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Wakes Colne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Wakes Colne and Chappel

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/10/2012

TL 83 SE 1/7

Normans Farmhouse


Farmhouse, c.1300 timber framed and plastered with peg tile roofs. Former aisled
hall with north aisle now removed and cross wing at east end with jetty exposed and
hipped/gabled roof on its front (north) elevation. Main block roof is also hipped
with gablet on its west end. C20 lean-to on rear and small stacks and mixture of
C19 and C20 casement windows. The central truss of hall was and is without supporting
arcade posts. Spere truss with curved square section arched braces and service wall
truss partly survives. Crown post roof with 4 crown posts with square section
longitudinal curved braces.
Cross-wing has straight 'high end' wall bracing forming a cruciform pattern and peg
holes for former bench. The half hipped roof is of simple collar/rafter type and
gablet has pegging for former smoke outlet.

Listing NGR: TL8865530347

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