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Crown House, Great Bardfield

Description: Crown House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 115299

OS Grid Reference: TL6763430596
OS Grid Coordinates: 567634, 230596
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9486, 0.4378

Location: Crown Street, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4SS

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

8/160 Crown House


House. Circa 1500, altered in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay range facing W, C17, and 2-bay crosswing to
right, c.1500. 2 C19 stacks arched together over entrance hall to form one
stack above. C19 extension with pitched roof of red pantiles to rear of
crosswing. C20 extension, 2 storeys with flat roof, to rear of main range. 2
storeys. 2-window range of C20 casements. Half-glazed door in early C19
doorcase with shallow hood on scrolled brackets. Exposed high collar on gable
of left return. The interior of the crosswing has jowled posts, boxed binding
beam, cambered tiebeam and complete crownpost roof with axial braces. The left
range has primary straight bracing, a chamfered axial beam, and thin joists.
Formerly The Crown beerhouse. RCHM 39.

Listing NGR: TL6763430596

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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