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Thorpe Lodge

A Grade II Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8836 / 51°53'1"N

Longitude: 0.5609 / 0°33'39"E

OS Eastings: 576348

OS Northings: 223664

OS Grid: TL763236

Mapcode National: GBR PHQ.YD3

Mapcode Global: VHJJB.NXWC

Plus Code: 9F32VHM6+F9

Entry Name: Thorpe Lodge

Listing Date: 27 October 1998

Last Amended: 17 June 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386056

English Heritage Legacy ID: 471477

Location: Bocking Blackwater, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Electoral Ward/Division: Bocking Blackwater

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Braintree

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bocking St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Tagged with: Gatehouse

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691/8/10010 Thorpe lodge

27-OCT-1998 II

Alternatively known as: HANGING HILL FARMHOUSE.
House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C17, refronted in early C19 with some C20 alterations. Timberframed, clad in render with plaintiled roof and tall brick chimneystack to rear slope. Two storeys and attic in gable end; 3 windows. Front has 3 six-pane sashes with horns and central pent iced tiled porch with C20 door. Plinth. Catslide roof to rear and Gibbs surround doorcase. Interior has frame with jowled posts, original outshut and chamfered spine beams with lambs tongue stops. Bedroom has curved brick chimneypiece which appears to be C17. C19 staircase between ground and first floor and stained glass panel depicting female figures in garden with sunrays. At one time this was known as Hanging Hill Farmhouse.

Listing NGR: TL7634823664

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