History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Great Coopers Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Battlesbridge, Essex

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6237 / 51°37'25"N

Longitude: 0.5689 / 0°34'7"E

OS Eastings: 577916

OS Northings: 194775

OS Grid: TQ779947

Mapcode National: GBR PM1.0NM

Mapcode Global: VHJKP.TG34

Entry Name: Great Coopers Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 June 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247708

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429037

Location: Rettendon, Chelmsford, Essex, SS11

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Rettendon

Built-Up Area: Battlesbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rettendon All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Battlesbridge

Listing Text

I. RETTENDON THE GREEN
5213 BATTLEBRIDGE

TQ 79 SE 21/951 20.6.80 GREAT COOPERS
FARMHOUSE

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 crosswing and brewhouse - bakehouse to rear,
connected by early/mid C19 bay; late C17/early C18 wing added to left of crosswing. Render over brick and timber frame; gabled old tile roofs; C17 brick ridge and end stacks finished in C20 brick. L-plan with rear right wing. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Mid C19 bracketed gabled hood over 4-panelled central door; segmental arches over 3-light wood casements, some of which are mid/late C19; large mid C19 gabled dormer to left. Late C17/early gabled wing to rear left. One storey bakehouse to rear, with weatherboard over timber frame and C20 door and wood casements.
Interior: exposed timber frame. Cross-wing to right has chamfered beam and C17
window opening to rear and open fireplace and stop-chamfered beam and joists;
stop -chamfered beams and joists to left; jowled storey posts to cellar trusses,
exposed at first floor level, with C17 four-light wood-mullioned window to rear.
Brewhouse/bakehouse to rear, of 2 bays, has exposed timber frame with C17 wood-
mullioned window to rear; straight-bracing to tie beams of reconstructed roof; bay to left has timber lintel over large open fireplace with bread oven; floored end to right has quarter-turn staircase with solid treads. This house was moved from its original site at Coopers End, Takely, following the expansion of Stanstead Airport.


Listing NGR: TQ7791694775

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

Description

I. RETTENDON THE GREEN
5213 BATTLEBRIDGE

TQ 79 SE 21/951 20.6.80 GREAT COOPERS
FARMHOUSE

GV II

Farmhouse, now house. Early C17 crosswing and brewhouse - bakehouse to rear,
connected by early/mid C19 bay; late C17/early C18 wing added to left of crosswing. Render over brick and timber frame; gabled old tile roofs; C17 brick ridge and end stacks finished in C20 brick. L-plan with rear right wing. One storey and attic; 2-window range. Mid C19 bracketed gabled hood over 4-panelled central door; segmental arches over 3-light wood casements, some of which are mid/late C19; large mid C19 gabled dormer to left. Late C17/early gabled wing to rear left. One storey bakehouse to rear, with weatherboard over timber frame and C20 door and wood casements.
Interior: exposed timber frame. Cross-wing to right has chamfered beam and C17
window opening to rear and open fireplace and stop-chamfered beam and joists;
stop -chamfered beams and joists to left; jowled storey posts to cellar trusses,
exposed at first floor level, with C17 four-light wood-mullioned window to rear.
Brewhouse/bakehouse to rear, of 2 bays, has exposed timber frame with C17 wood-
mullioned window to rear; straight-bracing to tie beams of reconstructed roof; bay to left has timber lintel over large open fireplace with bread oven; floored end to right has quarter-turn staircase with solid treads. This house was moved from its original site at Coopers End, Takely, following the expansion of Stanstead Airport.


Listing NGR: TQ7791694775

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.