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Cardinal's Farmhouse, Foxearth

Description: Cardinal's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114053

OS Grid Reference: TL8382244955
OS Grid Coordinates: 583822, 244955
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0724, 0.6807

Location: B1064, Foxearth, Essex CO10 7JA

Locality: Foxearth
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7JA

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Listing Text

4/120 Cardinal's


House. Possibly C16 origin with C17 and later alterations and C19 red brick
facing. Timber framed. Red plain tiled roofs. Main 2 storey range to left,
1 storey and attic range with a gabled dormer to right. Rear wing. First floor
3:1 window range, ground floor 3:1 window range, mainly of C19 3 light vertical
sliding sashes. Red tiled bay to ground floor left. Red tiled gabled porch
approached by 4 steps. Door, of 2 panels and 2 lights with light over. Red
brick chimney stack to centre of main range and right of right range.
Internally, re-used in rear wall are 3 crenellated and heavily carved beams
with grape and foliar motifs. Stop chamfered beams. Jowled storey posts.
C16/17 floorboards. C18 doors with hinges and brass locks. Many good C19
features. Attached to right wing at rear is a C19 dairy with original shelves,
floor and drain, hamhooks, oak slab cream pan shelf. 3 original louvres with
shutters. House at one time known at Carbonel's, one of the 3 manors of

Listing NGR: TL8382244955

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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