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Burnthouse Farmhouse, Shalford

Description: Burnthouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 115588

OS Grid Reference: TL7230826696
OS Grid Coordinates: 572308, 226696
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9121, 0.5038

Location: Water Lane, Shalford, Essex CM7 5BD

Locality: Shalford
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5BD

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Listing Text


3/69 Burnthouse Farmhouse

- II

House. Early C16, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered with weatherboarded
dado, roof thatched. 4 bays facing W, with axial stack one bay from left end,
and C19 internal stack in right bay. C20 single-storey extension with flat roof
to rear. One storey with attics. 4 C20 casements, and one more in gabled
dormer. Door at front of C20 gabled porch. Roof half-hipped at right end. The
interior has jowled posts, curved tension bracing trenched inside heavy studs,
chamfered axial beams, plain joists of horizontal section supported on pegged
clamps, original rebated floorboards. 3 diamond mortices of an unglazed window
in right return wall. Roof originally of crownpost construction, rebuilt in
clasped purlin form. RCHM 28.

Listing NGR: TL7230826696

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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