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Yeldhams' Farmhouse, Finchingfield

Description: Yeldhams' Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115197

OS Grid Reference: TL6996434893
OS Grid Coordinates: 569964, 234893
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9865, 0.4738

Location: Finchingfield, Essex CM7 4PG

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/55 Yeldham's Farmhouse

- II

House. Circa 1570, extended in early C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned NW-SE, facing SE, with C19/20
external stack on front end of right return wall, and C18 lean-to extension on
rear end, forming a catslide roof. Early C19 wing to left of rear end, with
axial stack at right end, forming an L-plan. 2 storeys. In left wing, one-
window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights with crown glass, and 4-panel door
at front of gabled porch in angle. In right wing, 2-window range of C20
casements and C20 glazed door. Gable weatherboarded. There is an early C19
sash of 16 lights with crown glass at the rear end of the right block, and a C19
horizontally sliding sash of 18 lights on its left side. Rear end of right roof
hipped. The interior has jowled posts, some exposed close studding, some
original wattle and daub infill, chamfered transverse and axial beams, chamfered
joists of horizontal section with lamb's tongue stops, and a complete crowpost
roof with axial bracing.

Listing NGR: TL6996434893

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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