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Sheepcote Farmhouse, Silver End

Description: Sheepcote Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 113476

OS Grid Reference: TL8144420480
OS Grid Coordinates: 581444, 220480
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8534, 0.6332

Location: Sheepcotes Lane, Silver End, Essex CM8 3QA

Locality: Silver End
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 3QA

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Listing Text


Sheepcote. Farmhouse
(Formerly listed under

TL 82 SW 6/108 1.3.50.

A Late C16 or early C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an
L shaped plan with wings to the north-east and south-east. The south west
front was re-fronted in the C18 in red brick, with parapet and raised
brick bands above the ground and 1st storey windows. 2 storeys. 4 window
range, casements. Roof tiled, hipped with a central chimney stack with
sunk rectangular panels. The south-west front has a panel inscribed "Rebuilt
1785 AH". An early C16 bran to the south-west of the house has been re-roofed
in corrugated iron. RCHM (10).

Listing NGR: TL8144420480

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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