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Piccott's Farmhouse, Great Saling

Description: Piccott's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 114997

OS Grid Reference: TL7083125696
OS Grid Coordinates: 570831, 225696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9036, 0.4818

Location: Piccotts Lane, Great Saling, Essex CM7 5DW

Locality: Great Saling
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5DW

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:


2/112 Piccott's Farmhouse

GV 2/5/53 II

The description shall be amended to read:

Farmhouse. Late C17 with earlier C17 rear wing and late C18 service
wing; C20 alterations. Rendered timber frame; half-hipped plain tile
roof with gabled rear and service wings; brick ridge and end stacks.
3-unit plan extended either side in late C18 to make L-plan with rear
right wing 2 storeys; front has 3-window range to right remodelled in
the late C18 with 4/12/4 - pane tripartite sashes and C18 six-panelled
door with carved brackets to hood to extreme left is a C20 window
to former dairy; lower one-storey service range to right returns to
rear brewhouse range with C19 plank door 3-light casement and large
external stack to rear gable. Rear of main range has late C19 3-light
casements, outshut housing stair to right, jettied early C17 rear wing
and C19 plank service door to left. Interior stop-chamfered ground-floor
beams and chamfered first-floor tie beams; room to left of centre has
ovdo-moulded lintel over fireplace with flanking cupboards. Late C18
bay to left has latticed door to former ground-floor dairy; chamfered
beams of light scantling to service wing on right, which has open fire-
place, bread oven and copper to, former brewhouse to rear which is open
to clasped purlin roof.



2/112 Piccott's Farmhouse

GV 2/5/53 II

House. C16/C17 or earlier with C17, C18 and later additions and alterations.
Timber framed and plastered. Half hipped red plain tiled roof to main range.
Central red brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, similar materials and red brick
chimney stack to single storey right extension. 3 windows first floor, 4
windows and a small light to ground floor of 3 or 4 light small paned vertically
sliding sashes. To right is a 6 panelled door with moulded surround. Moulded
brackets and pediment canopy. 4 light window to right extension. RCHM 5.

Listing NGR: TL7083125696

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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