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Description: Blixes Farmhouse
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115377
OS Grid Reference: TL7583117926
OS Grid Coordinates: 575831, 217926
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8323, 0.5505
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TL 71 NE FAIRSTEAD RANK'S GREEN
2/24 Blixes Farmhouse
House, extended to form 2 houses. Early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing N, with axial
stack in second bay from right end. Wing to rear of right bay, with axial
stack, forming an L-plan, and C20 single-storey lean-to extension beyond. Large
C20 extension to left of main range with axial stack, combining with the 2 left
bays to form a separate house. Main range of 2 storeys, rear wing of one storey
with attics. Ground floor, 3 C20 splayed bays of casements, and one C20
casement. First floor, 3 C20 casements. Large hipped porch with C20 door.
Roof half-hipped at both ends. Jowled posts, face-halved and bladed scarfs in
wallplates, chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops in both ranges.
Listing NGR: TL7583117926
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Source: English Heritage
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