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Dines Hall, Fairstead

Description: Dines Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115355

OS Grid Reference: TL7555017684
OS Grid Coordinates: 575550, 217684
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8302, 0.5463

Location: Fairstead, Essex CM3 2BJ

Locality: Fairstead
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 2BJ

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Listing Text


2/1 Dines Hall


House. Medieval or C16, altered in C17/18 and C20. Timber framed and plastered
(with plastered brickwork in right gable wall), roofed with handmade red clay
tiles. 4 bays facing approx. NW, with axial stack one bay from left end, and
internal stack behind ridge at right end. Right bay of one storey with attics,
remainder of 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2 early C19 sashes of 16 lights with
crown glass, and 4 C20 casements. First floor, 2 similar sashes and 2 C20
casements. 2 C20 doors at rear. Interior access refused at time of survey,
February 1985, but according to information supplied by the owner the interior
was extensively modernised and plastered in 1961/2; it retains oak framing and
studding, some wattle and daub infill, and the original NW wallplate, with
another wallplate above it. Proper interior inspection still required, but on
present information this is a medieval or C16 house of which the roof has been
raised in 3 bays. Both stacks are small and late. Moated site.

Listing NGR: TL7555017684

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Source: English Heritage

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