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Newmans, Bures Hamlet

Description: Newmans

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114820

OS Grid Reference: TL9053234028
OS Grid Coordinates: 590532, 234028
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9721, 0.7724

Location: Bridge Street, Bures Hamlet, Essex CO8 5AD

Locality: Bures Hamlet
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO8 5AD

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Listing Text

TL 9034
(north side)
5/31 No. 5 (Newmans)
House. Late C15. Timber framed, plastered, with some framing exposed at right
side, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. L-plan, consisting of 3-bay main
range facing S, with axial chimney stack one bay from left end, and irregular
wing to right extending to the rear. C18/19 single-storey extensions to rear of
main range. 2 storeys. The corner bay has a late C19 shopfront, disused, with
2 arched shop windows (mullions between them removed), doors either side, one
half-glazed, one 4-panel, and fascia supported by 4 scrolled brackets. 2 early
C19 sashes of 16 lights on ground floor and 3 on first floor. Crosswing roof
hipped. The interior has a full-length underbuilt jetty, moulded beams
and joists (with carved foliate stops in the left bay only), jowled posts, and a
late C16 framed ceiling over the first floor of the left bay, with ovolo-moulded
beam and chamfered joists of horizontal section with step stops. The crownpost
roof of the crosswing is exposed, with axial braces to the crownposts. No access
to roof of main range. Described by RCHM as The Old Toll House.

Listing NGR: TL9053234028

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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