British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Hill Farmhouse, Faulkbourne

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115381

OS Grid Reference: TL7966317077
OS Grid Coordinates: 579663, 217077
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8234, 0.6056

Locality: Faulkbourne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 1RJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Faulkbourne, Essex at Explore Britain.

Listing Text


2/33 Hill Farmhouse


House. Late C16, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. Late C16 2-bay crosswing of an earlier house, jettied
to NE. To SE of it, early C19 parallel range, with central stack, and staircase
hall between them. Single-storey lean-to extension to SE, with slate roof. To
NW of the crosswing, service wing of indeterminate date, the roof forming a
catslide to the front, with internal stack at the junction. 2 storeys. Ground
floor, one early C19 sash of 16 lights, 3 C19 sashes of 4 lights. First floor,
2 similar sashes. Door to rear. Late C19 brackets below jetty, and cusped
bargeboards on both front gables and right gable. The interior is mainly
plastered, concealing the structure. The late C16 crosswing has moulded beams
exposed above the first floor. The service wing to right has a roof of
softwood, but lower parts of the structure may be of earlier date. Early C19
stair with turned newels and stick balusters. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TL8023417630

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.