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Sheepcote, Castle Hedingham

Description: Sheepcote

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 114609

OS Grid Reference: TL7843035338
OS Grid Coordinates: 578430, 235338
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9878, 0.5971

Location: B1058, Castle Hedingham, Essex CO9 3HA

Locality: Castle Hedingham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 3HA

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Listing Text

2/89 No. 23 (Sheepcote)
21 6 62

House. C17 or earlier with later additions including C20 and alterations.
Mainly timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs. 7 red brick chimney
stacks. Mainly 2 storeys and attics. Of complex plan. From left to right
a gabled crosswing, a hipped roof range with 2 hipped dormers and moulded band
under eaves. 2 rear ranges and right forward crosswing with double gables.
These 2 gables and the right return gable with heavily carved bargeboards.
1:3:1 window range to first floor, 1:2:1 range to ground floor of 2 or 3 light
casements with transoms. Central door to hipped roof range of 2 panels with
4 lights. Open gabled red tiled porch with bargeboads. 4 panel door with 2
lights to right range. Attached to right are 3 ranges of red tiled
outbuildings. Single storeyed with some lofts. The centre range has a forward
gabled crosswing with double doors and boarded door with loft door over. Said
to contain C17 panelling, a carved oak chimney piece, old doors and moulded
ceiling beams. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL7843035338

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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