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Fairstead Lodge, Fairstead

Description: Fairstead Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115370

OS Grid Reference: TL7498916571
OS Grid Coordinates: 574989, 216571
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8204, 0.5376

Location: Fairstead, Essex CM3 2BB

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

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Listing Text

(east side)

1/17 Fairstead Lodge


House. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay
tiles. Main range with central entrance/stair hall facing S, and internal
stacks at both ends. Rear range with internal stack at end, forming a T-plan,
and second service in NW angle, with internal stack at end, and external bread
oven beyond. 2 storeys and attics. Ground floor, 4 early C19 sashes of 12
lights with some crown glass, in recessed semi-circular arches. First floor, 5
early C19 sashes of 6 lights. Central 6-panel door with fanlight having radial
tracery in recessed semi-circular arch. Moulded eaves course. In the right
roof pitch of the central service wing there are 2 early C19 2-light windows in
gabled dormers, with original leaded rectangular lights, casements missing.
Original stair with wreathed handrail and stick balusters. The main ground
floor rooms have original folding shutters, C20 grates, and the right room has 2
recessed semi-circular cupboards, one each side of the fireplace. Between the 2
rear wings is a blocked window, and a high dairy window with narrow diamond

Listing NGR: TL7498916571

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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