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Freebournes House, Witham

Description: Freebournes House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 113549

OS Grid Reference: TL8227014687
OS Grid Coordinates: 582270, 214687
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8011, 0.6421

Location: B1389, Witham, Essex CM8 2AF

Locality: Witham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 2AF

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
No 3
Freebourne House)
TL 8214 1/29 1.3.50.


Originally a C16 timber-framed and plastered house but largely rebuilt
in the C17. It was renovated in the C20 and is now faced in roughcast.
It has cross wings at the north-east and south-west ends. 2 Storeys.
5 window range, early C19 paired windows, double-hung sashes without glazing
bars. The ground storey has a modern early C19 style shop window Roof
tiled with early Cl9 shaped bargeboards to the gables and an original large
square chimney stack, brick, at the south west end. The interior has some
exposed beams and C17 panelling. RCHM. (24).

Wall to the former house "The Grove" and No 3 (Freebournes House) form
a group with Nos 2 to 12 (even), Stable to No 4, No 16 (Rosleyn House),
Whitehall Cinema and Nos 22 to 26 (even).

Listing NGR: TL8227014687

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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