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Mans Cross House, Great Yeldham

Description: Mans Cross House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114456

OS Grid Reference: TL7522638922
OS Grid Coordinates: 575226, 238922
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0210, 0.5524

Location: Stambourne Road, Great Yeldham, Essex CO9 4RA

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

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Listing Text

South Side
4/67 Mans Cross House


House, C16, altered c.1900. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. 2 bays aligned NW-SE, mid-C16. 4-bay range to SE added c.1570,
forming an L-plan, with chimney stack at the junction, aspect SE. One bay added
to SW, c.1600, forming a T-plan. Single-storey extension with catslide roof in
W angle, C19, and C20 conservatory. Single-storey lean-to extension in N angle,
C20. 2 storeys. Door, c.1900, in rustic porch with tiled gabled roof. On
ground floor, 3 casement windows, c.1900, one C18 3-light window with wrought-
iron casement, pair of late C16 high windows with reproduction mullions. First
floor, one C19 cast iron casement window, 4 3-light windows of C18 type but
considerably restored and altered. The NW elevation of the front range has a
late C16 long high window with ovolo mullions. The interior has jowled posts,
heavy studding with curved braces trenched to the inside, edge-halved and
bridled scarfs in the wallplates, chamfered joists of horizontal section with
step stops, clasped purlin roof. Main ground floor hearth rebuilt in stone, but
chimney stack above is original. RCHM 8.

Listing NGR: TL7522638922

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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