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Newman's Farmhouse, Lamarsh

Description: Newman's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114851

OS Grid Reference: TL8871735528
OS Grid Coordinates: 588717, 235528
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9861, 0.7469

Location: Lamarsh Road, Lamarsh, Essex CO8 5HS

Locality: Lamarsh
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO8 5HS

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Listing Text

TL 83 NE
(south side)
2/62 Newman's Farmhouse
- II
House. C15, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay hall with early C17 axial chimney stack in W
bay, storeyed parlour/solar bay to E, C17 storeyed bay to W. C20 rear extension
at E end. Main range of one storey with attics, W bay of 2 storeys. 4 C20
casement windows on ground floor, 4 on first floor, of which 2 are in swept
dormers. C20 door. The interior has an early C17 inserted floor in the hall,
the W half having chamfered joists of horizontal section with lamb's tongue
stops, the E half with plain joists of vertical section, formerly plastered to
the soffits. The doorway to the parlour (E bay) has a 4-centred arched head, and
is in an unusual position. The E end is of interrupted tiebeam construction
with 2 blocked unglazed windows, all 6 diamond mullions in situ. In 1970 the
house was almost derelict, and underwent a major renovation. RCHM 9.

Listing NGR: TL8871735528

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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