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Lawns Farmhouse, Great and Little Leighs

Description: Lawns Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 112620

OS Grid Reference: TL7406913774
OS Grid Coordinates: 574069, 213774
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7955, 0.5228

Location: Boreham Road, Great and Little Leighs, Essex CM3 3NF

Locality: Great and Little Leighs
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 3NF

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Listing Text

5213 LEIGHS -------------
Lawns Farmhouse
TL 71 SW 5/175 29.12.52.


A timber-framed and plastered house comprising 2 blocks at right angles to each
other, one to the south is of C16 origin and the other is of C17 origin. 2 storeys.
The upper storey of the west block is jettied on the south front and the windows
are casements. The windows to the south block are C18 or early C19 double-hung
sashes with glazing bars. There is a gabled porch with an original window above
it. Roofs tiled, with an original diagonally shafted central chimney stack on
the south block and half-hipped, with a small gablet at thewest end of the west
block. (RCHM 5 Gt Leighs).

Listing NGR: TL7406913774

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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