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Horsepits Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9083 / 51°54'29"N

Longitude: 0.8399 / 0°50'23"E

OS Eastings: 595439

OS Northings: 227112

OS Grid: TL954271

Mapcode National: GBR RLK.953

Mapcode Global: VHKFY.H9VG

Plus Code: 9F32WR5Q+8W

Entry Name: Horsepits Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266529

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421354

Location: West Bergholt, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: West Bergholt

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: West Bergholt St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Horsepits Farhouse
TL 92 NE 8/47 23.6.52
C16 or earlier timber framed with crosswings east and west, H-plan of 2 storeys
throughout with one continuous jetty and a first floor hall. Exposed frame
with external carved wind-bracing. Roofs ridged and gabled, pegtiled. Jettied
tie-beams to wing gables. Red brick chimney south of cross-entry. Plaster
infill. Red brick wall to ground storey of north wing. C18 door and case against
north wing. Tripartite window (restored) to ground storey and a total of 6 different
windows on first storey including the wing-gables. Venetian window to ground
storey of right wing, mainly original. Wings extend, far to the rear, where
frame is also exposed. (RCHM 3).

Listing NGR: TL9543927112

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