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The Old Smithy

A Grade II Listed Building in Ford End, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8247 / 51°49'28"N

Longitude: 0.4318 / 0°25'54"E

OS Eastings: 567686

OS Northings: 216803

OS Grid: TL676168

Mapcode National: GBR NH0.G0Z

Mapcode Global: VHJJN.FDNK

Plus Code: 9F32RCFJ+VP

Entry Name: The Old Smithy

Listing Date: 19 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338467

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112695

ID on this website: 101338467

Location: Ford End, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Great Waltham

Built-Up Area: Ford End

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Waltham St Mary and St Lawrence with Ford End St John

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Tagged with: Smithy

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TL 61 NE

The Old Smithy

(Formerly listed as DUNMOW ROAD FORD END The Old Smithy)


A C16-C17 timber-framed and plastered house with a later wing (C19) extending to the north at the west end. Two storeys. Casement windows with lattice leaded lights. Roof thatched.

The interior has exposed timber-framing.

Listing NGR: TL6768616803

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