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Ancillary Building Within the Moat of Fingrith Hall Farm

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackmore, Hook End and Wyatts Green, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7083 / 51°42'29"N

Longitude: 0.3275 / 0°19'38"E

OS Eastings: 560908

OS Northings: 203627

OS Grid: TL609036

Mapcode National: GBR NJ6.ZHX

Mapcode Global: VHHMQ.MBG8

Plus Code: 9F32P85G+8X

Entry Name: Ancillary Building Within the Moat of Fingrith Hall Farm

Listing Date: 9 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297287

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373324

Location: Blackmore, Hook End and Wyatts Green, Brentwood, Essex, CM4

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Blackmore, Hook End and Wyatts Green

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Blackmore St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


BLACKMORE

TL60SW FINGRITH HALL LANE
723-1/2/20 Ancillary building within the moat
of Fingrith Hall Farm

GV II

Ancillary building of uncertain original purpose, now
agricultural, within the moat at Fingrith Hall Farm (not
included). C17, altered in C18/early C19. Timber-framed,
mainly weatherboarded, some red brick in Flemish bond, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles.
Main range of 5 bays facing SW, early C17, 2-bay cross-wing at
left end, late C17. C20 open lean-to along rear of main range,
roofed with corrugated iron. All of 2-storeys, but the
cross-wing is higher than the main range. 0.33m brick walls at
left side of cross-wing up to first floor, of which 2 are
blocked. One slatted high window. Other small areas of
brickwork, and brick partitions.
INTERIOR: chamfered binding and bridging beams with lamb's
tongue stops. Unjowled posts, straight braces inside studding,
slightly cambered tie-beams, raking struts to clasped purlin
roof. The first floor of the main range forms one undivided
space, which may have been used originally as a manorial court
hall. Probably the ground floor was always in agricultural
use, or stables; it is now much sub-divided by later brick and
other partitions. The floor has been raised in the 3 right
bays. The cross-wing has unjowled posts, thin studding with
primary straight bracing, and a joggled butt-purlin roof with
angle ties.


Listing NGR: TL6090803627

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

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