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A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Hedingham, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9878 / 51°59'16"N

Longitude: 0.5971 / 0°35'49"E

OS Eastings: 578426

OS Northings: 235334

OS Grid: TL784353

Mapcode National: GBR QHY.7SY

Mapcode Global: VHJHZ.99JH

Plus Code: 9F32XHQW+4R

Entry Name: Sheepcote

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306808

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114609

Location: Castle Hedingham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Castle Hedingham

Built-Up Area: Castle Hedingham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Castle Hedingham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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No. 23 (Sheepcote)


House. C17 or earlier with later additions including C20 and alterations.
Mainly timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs. 7 red brick chimney
stacks. Mainly 2 storeys and attics. Of complex plan. From left to right
a gabled crosswing, a hipped roof range with 2 hipped dormers and moulded band
under eaves. 2 rear ranges and right forward crosswing with double gables.
These 2 gables and the right return gable with heavily carved bargeboards.
1:3:1 window range to first floor, 1:2:1 range to ground floor of 2 or 3 light
casements with transoms. Central door to hipped roof range of 2 panels with
4 lights. Open gabled red tiled porch with bargeboads. 4 panel door with 2
lights to right range. Attached to right are 3 ranges of red tiled
outbuildings. Single storeyed with some lofts. The centre range has a forward
gabled crosswing with double doors and boarded door with loft door over. Said
to contain C17 panelling, a carved oak chimney piece, old doors and moulded
ceiling beams. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7842635334

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