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The Limes, Great Yeldham

Description: The Limes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 114437

OS Grid Reference: TL7607738126
OS Grid Coordinates: 576077, 238126
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0136, 0.5643

Location: A1017, Great Yeldham, Essex CO9 4EX

Locality: Great Yeldham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4EX

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Listing Text

7/3 The Limes, formerly listed
21.6.62 as The Lines

House, c.1500, altered in C17, C19 and C20. Timber framed, partly plastered,
partly with exposed framing, roofing with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay main
range aligned approx. N-S with chimney stack in N bay. 2 crosswings, forming
a half-H plan. 2 internal chimney stacks in N crosswing, one external chimney
stack to S of S crosswing. Lean-to stair tower in NW angle. Small lean-to
extension to S. Aspect E. 2 storeys. C20 door in tiled gabled porch, 3 C20
casement windows on ground floor and 4 on first floor, mostly with C20 labels.
Exposed framing on main range, exposed jetty on S crosswing with billet-carved
bressumer. C20 pierced bargeboards on both gables. The interior has moulded
beams and joists, some exposed studding with curved bracing trenched inside,
original stair door with 4-centred doorhead. RCHM 16.

Listing NGR: TL7607738126

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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