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Howe Hall, Finchingfield

Description: Howe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 115210

OS Grid Reference: TL6912033766
OS Grid Coordinates: 569120, 233766
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9766, 0.4609

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

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Listing Text


3/68 Howe Hall

- II

House. C16 and later. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with red clay tiles.
Complex plan consisting of C16 E-W range with stack and wing to S at E end, and
2 C18 wings to N, forming an approximate square. External stack and C19 single-
storey extension to E. 2 storeys. W elevation (to road), 2 late C19 splayed
bays of sashes, 2-4-2 lights, and on the first floor 2 early C19 sashes of 16
lights. Entrance to S, C20 glazed door in flat-roofed porch. Some early zigzag
pargetting on E elevation. The interior has chamfered axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops. Joists of horizontal section in the original (middle) part,
elsewhere of vertical section. Jowled posts. Roof of original part rebuilt at
a higher level, leaving one original gable in situ with collar for clasped
purlins, and wattle and daub.

Listing NGR: TL6912033766

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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