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Boutell's Farmhouse, Lamarsh

Description: Boutell's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 114863

OS Grid Reference: TL8854536986
OS Grid Coordinates: 588545, 236986
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9993, 0.7452

Location: Lamarsh Hill, Lamarsh, Essex CO8 5EX

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

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Listing Text

TL 83 NE
(west side)
2/72 Boutell's Farmhouse
- II
House. Late C16, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned NW-SE with axial chimney stack one bay
from SE end. C20 lean-to extension along whole SW elevation, with 2 C20 chimney
stacks, and smaller lean-to beyond. Lean-to porch at N corner with side
entrance. One storey with attics. NE elevation, 2 C20 casement windows and one
more in gabled dormer. Heavy studding, with some renewal in lighter studs. The
SE and middle rooms have axial beams and joists of horizontal section, all
chamfered with step stops. In the rear wall there is a framed window with
mortices for 3 diamond mullions. The brickwork of the main hearth has been
largely renewed; C20 grate in SE room. Roof structure apparently rebuilt, but
largely concealed by interior finishes.

Listing NGR: TL8854536986

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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