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Clay Wall House

A Grade II Listed Building in Steeple Bumpstead, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0449 / 52°2'41"N

Longitude: 0.4487 / 0°26'55"E

OS Eastings: 568027

OS Northings: 241328

OS Grid: TL680413

Mapcode National: GBR PFN.L9S

Mapcode Global: VHJHH.QVLR

Entry Name: Clay Wall House

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114212

Location: Steeple Bumpstead, Braintree, Essex, CB9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Steeple Bumpstead

Built-Up Area: Steeple Bumpstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Steeple Bumpstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

21/6/62 Clay Wall House


House, early C17 or earlier, altered in C18 and C19. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned NW-SE, aspect NE, with
axial chimney stack in second bay from SE, forming lobby entrance, and external
chimney stack at NW end. 2 rear wings, and lean-to extension in W angle. 2
storeys. 6-panel door with top 2 glazed in Tuscan porch, one tripartite double-
hung sash window of 2-4-2 lights, late C19, and 3 double-hung sash windows of 4
lights, late C19. First floor, 5 similar sash windows. In base of main chimney
stack there are 2 recessed panels with the date 1614 inscribed in modern
plaster. It has 4 octagonal shafts, rebuilt at the top. Roof hipped at SE end
only. RCHM 19.

Listing NGR: TL6802741328

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

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