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Ancillary Building 8 Metres North of Danes Vale Farmhouse, Wethersfield

Description: Ancillary Building 8 Metres North of Danes Vale Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115660

OS Grid Reference: TL7259430231
OS Grid Coordinates: 572594, 230231
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9438, 0.5097

Location: Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4AH

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

1/148 Ancillary building 8
metres north of Danes
Vale Farmhouse


Ancillary building, probably a byre originally, now stables. Early C16. Timber
framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade glazed red pantiles and red clay
corrugated tiles. 3 bays facing SE. Rear extension with catslide roof. Small
C20 lean-to extension with corrugated iron roof at left end. C20 open canopy of
corrugated asbestos on posts at front. One storey with attics. 3 halved stable
doors. Jowled posts, heavy studding, some wattle and daub infill in rear wall,
crownpost roof with axial bracing. C20 inserted floor. The left and middle
bays have light smoke-blackening on the roof timbers, probably indicating former
use as a smithy or bakehouse, but former use as a dwelling remains a

Listing NGR: TL7259430231

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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