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Thurston's Farmhouse, Toppesfield

Description: Thurston's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114488

OS Grid Reference: TL7106536394
OS Grid Coordinates: 571065, 236394
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9996, 0.4905

Location: Toppesfield, Essex CO9 4NN

Locality: Toppesfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 4NN

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Listing Text

3/7 Thurston's Farmhouse


House, c.1600 and C18, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay E-W range with central chimney stack, c.1600.
Connected to SW of it, larger C18 range aligned N-S with one axial chimney
stack, aspect W. Rear range of one storey with attics, main range of 2 storeys
with attics. Half-glazed door in Tudor Revival porch of plastered brickwork,
C19. On ground floor one early C20 sash window of 16 lights, on first floor
one early C19 sash window of 12 lights. The rear range has chamfered transverse
beams with lamb's tongue stops and plain joists, mostly of horizontal section,
some replaced joists of vertical section. Interior of larger range not
accessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: TL7106536394

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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