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Latitude: 51.8194 / 51°49'9"N
Longitude: 0.4485 / 0°26'54"E
OS Eastings: 568855
OS Northings: 216258
OS Grid: TL688162
Mapcode National: GBR PJC.S8C
Mapcode Global: VHJJN.QJGK
Entry Name: Crow Gate
Listing Date: 3 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1237594
English Heritage Legacy ID: 428941
Location: Great Waltham, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3
Civil Parish: Great Waltham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Great Waltham St Mary and St Lawrence with Ford End St John
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 03/08/2016
TL 61 NE
(Formerly listed as Crowgate Cottage)
Farmhouse, now house. Late C16. Render over timber frame; gabled thatch roof; brick end stacks. 3 bay plan with through-passage to right of central open hall and parlour to left; service bay to right demolished. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Flat rendered arches over central C19 plank door and 2-light casements, which are set in swept dormers on first floor. C20 one storey bay added to right, of rendered brick with gabled old tile roof.
Interior: exposed oak timber framing; curved bracing to jowled storey posts; soffit tenons with diminished haunches to floor joists; face-halved and bladed joint to wall plate; clasped purlin roof with windbraces and, from left, a closed truss, a collar truss with queen posts removed, and truss to right not visible. Chamfered beam, diamond-mullioned 4-light oak window and C19 plank door to winder stairs in former parlour to left; former open hall to right has late C17 inserted floor with softwood beam; remains of spere truss to passage (demolished) on right remain. A late example of an in-line 3 bay open-hall house.
Listing NGR: TL6885516258
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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