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Little Tagley

A Grade II Listed Building in Stambourne, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0171 / 52°1'1"N

Longitude: 0.5048 / 0°30'17"E

OS Eastings: 571978

OS Northings: 238367

OS Grid: TL719383

Mapcode National: GBR PG3.GFT

Mapcode Global: VHJHQ.PKQK

Entry Name: Little Tagley

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114160

Location: Stambourne, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Stambourne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Stambourne St Peter and St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

5/8 Little Tagley


Hall house, early C16, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. Aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, consisting of
2-bay hall, integral parlour/solar bay to NE, integral 2-bay service end to
SW. Axial chimney stack at SW end of hall, built in 2 phases, c.1600 facing
NE leaving cross-entry unobstructed, and C18 facing SW, blocking cross-entry.
Service end of cue storey with attic, remainder raised approx. 1.20 metres in
C17 and roof rebuilt, re-using smoke-blackened medieval rafters. Door of 5
flush panels in C20 tiled gabled porch, one french window and 3 casement
windows, C20. On first floor, 2 C20 casement windows and one more in gabled
dormer. 4 grouped diagonal chimney shafts, rebuilt in C19. Some framing
exposed internally. Original rear doorway with doorhead of 3-centred
curvature. Service end retains original roof of arch-braced collar
construction, probably open to roof originally, now with inserted floor.
Inserted floor on pegged clamps in hall, plain-chamfered axial beam with lamb's
tongue stops. Axial beam in NE bay boxed in. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7197838367

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

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