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Northampton House, Great Bardfield

Description: Northampton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 115277

OS Grid Reference: TL6756230758
OS Grid Coordinates: 567562, 230758
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9501, 0.4368

Location: Northampton Meadow, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4ST

Locality: Great Bardfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4ST

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Listing Text

(west side)

8/138 Northampton House

- II

House. Late C17, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with hand-
made red clay tiles. L-plan, with wings extending to N and E, facing S. C17
central stack in front range, C18 stack at end of rear range, with C19 extension
beyond. Single-storey lean-to extension in rear angle, C18, and another, C19,
on right side of rear end. C19 porch of red and blue bricks, with gabled roof
of fishscale slates and side entrance, on left return wall of front range. Main
range of 2 storeys with attics, rear range of 2 storeys. 2-window range of late
C19 sashes of 4 lights, 2 C19 horizontally sliding sashes of 4 lights in swept
dormers. Central plain door in trellised porch with fretted bargeboards. Roofs
hipped. Late Cl8 3-light window with one wrought iron casement in lean-to in
rear angle. Axial beams with lamb's tongue stops, other beams boxed in.
Original boards in attic.

Listing NGR: TL6756230758

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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