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Pricketts Hall, Bures Hamlet

Description: Pricketts Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 114827

OS Grid Reference: TL8883032726
OS Grid Coordinates: 588830, 232726
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9609, 0.7470

Location: Bures Hamlet, Essex CO8 5DW

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

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Listing Text

TL 83 SE
(west side)
4/38 (27/166) Pricketts Hall
House. C16 or earlier. Timber framed, partly weatherboarded, partly plastered,
thatched roof with valleys of red clay tiles. 4 bays facing E, with axial
chimney stack one bay from left end, forming a lobby-entrance, C16 or earlier.
Rear wing from right end, C17, forming an L-plan, with external chimney stack on
right side. C18 bread oven attached to this stack, complete. 2 storeys. Front
is plastered, with 2-window range of horizontally sliding sashes of 18 lights
on the ground floor, 12 lights on the first floor. 4-panel door, upper panels
glazed. Above the door, inscription in the plaster: S
Grouped diagonal shafts on main stack. Restricted access to interior in April
1984. Ground floor room to right of main stack has a chamfered axial beam with
lamb's tongue stops, and plain joists of horizontal section. Formerly known as
Upper Jennies Farm. RCHM 9.

Listing NGR: TL8883032726

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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