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Little Thatch, Wethersfield

Description: Little Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115647

OS Grid Reference: TL7352631638
OS Grid Coordinates: 573526, 231638
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9562, 0.5239

Location: Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4DT

Locality: Wethersfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4DT

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/134 Little Thatch


House. C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered with some framing
exposed, roof thatched. 4 bays aligned E-W, with axial stack in second bay from
W end. C18/C19 extension along most of N side, with catslide roof. E gable end
towards road, frame exposed at this end only. One storey with attics. 2 C20
casements on ground floor, one on first floor. Door in lean-to porch in left
return wall. Jowled posts, rising straight braces at corners trenched inside
studs, chamfered transverse beams with lamb's tongue stops, plain joists of
vertical section supported on pegged clamps. 2 large wood-burning hearths, that
facing E having a chamfered mantel beam with lamb's tongue stops, that facing W
having a rounded back. Upper storey not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL7352631639

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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