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Dairyley Farmhouse, Finchingfield

Description: Dairyley Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115219

OS Grid Reference: TL6755033745
OS Grid Coordinates: 567550, 233745
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9769, 0.4381

Location: Finchingfield, Essex CM7 4NL

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/77 Dairyley Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
21.12.67 Dairielay Farmhouse under
Outlying Items)

- II

Wrongly shown on OS map as Dairy Farm. House. Circa 1600, altered in Cl8 and
C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. L-plan,
with wings extending to NW and NE, with one axial stack in each wing. C18
extension in angle. 2 storeys. SW elevation, 3-window range of C20 casements.
6-panel door with top panels glazed, in early C19 simple doorcase with shallow
hood on scrolled brackets. Also one C20 half-glazed door. Complete set of
original sprockets below eaves. The interior has jowled posts, curved bracing
trenched inside studs, axial and transverse chamfered beams with lamb's tongue
stops. The plain joists of the NW bay are of horizontal section, in the next
bay to the SE of vertical section. Face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates
Primary straight bracing in C18 extension. RCHM 33.

Listing NGR: TL6755033745

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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