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Hill Farmhouse, Stambourne

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114152

OS Grid Reference: TL7165039204
OS Grid Coordinates: 571650, 239204
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0247, 0.5004

Location: Wesley End Road, Stambourne, Essex CO9 4NT

Locality: Stambourne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4NT

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Listing Text

5/2 Hill Farmhouse


House, early C19. Gault brick and red brick, all Flemish bond, slate roof.
Double-pile near-square plan, aspect SE, with 2 internal chimney stacks
symmetrically disposed, and original rear wing to NW with end chimney stack.
2 storeys. Central 6-panel door with upper 4 panels glazed and rectangular
light over, in Tuscan porch. 2 double-hung sash windows of 16 lights on each
floor, and one of 12 lights above door. Hipped roof of shallow pitch with long
overhang, paired brackets below eaves. Symmetrical composition. Front
elevation, SW elevation and main chimneys of gault brick, the remainder of red
brick. SW (garden) elevation has double glazed doors in cast iron porch of
anthemion and scroll design, with one 16-light window on ground floor and one on
first floor, as in front elevation. All windows are original, and some contain
crown glass. First-floor window in NE elevation of service wing has an original
window of one wrought iron casement and one fixed light, with small rectangular
leaded panes. This house is an exceptionally unaltered example of its period.

Listing NGR: TL7165039204

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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