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16 and 18, Station Hill, Bures Hamlet

Description: 16 and 18, Station Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 July 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 114833

OS Grid Reference: TL9039033993
OS Grid Coordinates: 590390, 233993
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9718, 0.7704

Location: Station Hill, Bures Hamlet, Essex CO8 5DD

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

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Listing Text

TL 9034 and TL 9033 BURES HAMLET
(north side)
5/44 and 6/44 (36/152 and 36/153) Nos. 16 and 18
Wrongly shown on O.S. map as nos. 1 and 2, Station Road. House. C14/15,
altered in C17 and C18. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay
tiles and grey slates. 2-bay crosswing facing SE, C14/15, of hall house which
formerly extended to the rear, demolished. Extended forward approx. 1 metre,
roof rebuilt, and central chimney stack inserted in early C17. C17/18
extensions to rear, on site of original hall. Single-storey extension at right
rear corner, C19/20. 2 storeys. 3-window range of late C18 sashes of 12
lights, with some crown glass. Central door with 6 raised and fielded panels
and moulded architrave, C18. The right ground floor room has plain joists of
horizontal section jointed to the bridging beam with central tenons, formerly
jettied to the right and pegged to the supporting wallplate, underbuilt in the
C17. The rear wall of the crosswing has curved braces halved across the studs,
weathered, now enclosed by the rear extension. A panel of C17 wattle survives
between the upper rooms. Edge-halved and bridled scarf in rear wallplate.

Listing NGR: TL9039033993

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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