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Dynes Farmhouse, Shalford

Description: Dynes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 115594

OS Grid Reference: TL7137227465
OS Grid Coordinates: 571372, 227465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9193, 0.4905

Location: Shalford, Essex CM7 5AZ

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

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Listing Text


3/75 Dynes Farmhouse


House. C.1600, altered in C18 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing SE, with axial stack in second bay from
left end, forming a lobby-entrance, and original rear wing behind stack. C18
extensions in both rear corners to form a parallel range to the rear, C18. 2
storeys. 4-window range of early C20 casements. C20 plain boarded door in
lean-to porch. Grouped diagonal shafts. 2 C19 horizontally sliding sashes of
12 lights in right return wall. Jowled posts, curved tension braces trenched
inside heavy studs, face-halved and bladed scarfs in wallplates, chamfered axial
beams with lamb's tongue stops. Blocked small windows at front of room to right
of stack, originally a frieze group. Hearths facing to left on ground and first
floors are rounded at the back, an unusual feature. The rear wall of the
original rear wing, formerly of one storey, has been raised approx. 1.50 metres
in the C18 alterations, but the end tiebeam is still present. RCHM 18.

Listing NGR: TL7137227465

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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