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Stable Block Approximately 80 Metres of Beslyns Farmhouse, Great Bardfield

Description: Stable Block Approximately 80 Metres of Beslyns Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115296

OS Grid Reference: TL6692431776
OS Grid Coordinates: 566924, 231776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9594, 0.4280

Location: Beslyns Road, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4TG

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

3/157 Stable block approx.
80 metres north-west of
14.2.85 Beslyns Farmhouse


Stable block. Mid C19. Red brick in Flemish bond, slate roof. L-plan with
wings extending to SE and SW, the latter with an axial stack. One storey. SW
elevation, 2 original casement windows, one pair of double doors. SE elevation,
recessed porch with one original window and plain boarded door, 2 pairs of
double doors. Roof hipped, of shallow pitch. The NE range comprises 2 loose
boxes and 3 stalls, complete with iron and wooden partitions, hay racks, water
troughs, and floor of ridged blue tiles. The SW wing comprises 2 harness rooms,
one heated, the walls lined with matchboarding, complete with harness racks.
This building has survived unaltered since its original construction, with all
internal surfaces and fixtures unchanged, a rare example. Listed for its state
of survival, and Group Value with Beslyns Cottage and adjoining barn.

Listing NGR: TL6692431776

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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