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Woodleys Farmhouse, Toppesfield

Description: Woodleys Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 August 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114502

OS Grid Reference: TL7216935033
OS Grid Coordinates: 572169, 235033
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9871, 0.5059

Location: Toppesfield, Essex CO9 4EJ

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

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Listing Text

3/16 Woodleys Farmhouse


House, C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with red clay
tiles. 3 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, with axial chimney stack in
middle bay. C17/18 single-storey extension to rear of NE bay. C18 extension
to SW, single storey with attics, with external chimney stack on front wall,
and single-storey extension to rear of it, extensively modernised. 2 storeys.
2 plain boarded doors, one tiled gabled porch, 2-window range of C20 casements.
Some weatherbording on SW gable and rear extension. The interior has jowled
posts, axial beams with lamb's tongue and bar stops, exposed joists of
horizontal section (some renewed), some exposed framing, 2 hearths substantially
original, the SW with an oven door but no oven, the NE of curved interior with
the mantel beam renewed. RCHM 21.

Listing NGR: TL7216935033

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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