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Sunnyside House, Finchingfield

Description: Sunnyside House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115187

OS Grid Reference: TL6838032838
OS Grid Coordinates: 568380, 232838
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9685, 0.4497

Locality: Finchingfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4JS

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/44 Sunnyside House,
21.12.67 (formerly listed as


House. Early Cl6, altered in C18 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays facing S, with axial stack in right bay,
and 2-bay crosswing to right. Single-storey extension to rear, with catslide
roof. Lean-to extension to right, C18, with felted roof. 2 storeys. 5-window
range of C20 casements. 2 C20 doors. The right crosswing has a jetty to the
front, fully plastered. The interior has exposed heavy studding, main posts
with jowls at first-floor and tiebeam level, moulded transverse beams with
carved foliate stops, exposed plain joists of horizontal section, large wood-
burning hearth facing to left. The roofs of the main range and crosswing are
both of crownpost construction with axial bracing, complete. The owners report
that the external plaster was stripped off c.1945, and that it was re-plastered
c.1979. The moulding of the beams is similar to that of Street Farmhouse; 7/10
q.v.) RCHM 22.

Listing NGR: TL6838032838

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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