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Bream's Farmhouse, Great and Little Leighs

Description: Bream's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 112673

OS Grid Reference: TL7213917878
OS Grid Coordinates: 572139, 217878
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8330, 0.4969

Location: Dumney Lane, Great and Little Leighs, Essex CM3 1PD

Locality: Great and Little Leighs
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 1PD

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Listing Text

5213 LEIGHS -----------
Bream's Farmhouse
TL 71 NW 2/171 29.12.52.


An early C15 tiniber-trailed and plastered house of circa 1415 with a central hall and cross wings at the east and west ends. Altered in the c16 and added to in
the C17. The upper storey of both cross wings is jettied on the front. 2 storeys.
3 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars. Roof tiled. The centre
block has a small gable and the areas wings are hipped at the rear. The interior
has exposed timber-framing and good moulded ceiling beams. (RCHM 14 Gt Leighs).

Listing NGR: TL7213917878

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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