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Hyde Farmhouse, Wethersfield

Description: Hyde Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 115696

OS Grid Reference: TL7374830250
OS Grid Coordinates: 573748, 230250
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9436, 0.5265

Location: Hyde Lane, Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4DR

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

1/184 Hyde Farmhouse


House. C16 or earlier, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing SE, with axial stack. C19 lean-to
extension to rear of left end, 2-storey extension to rear of right end. One
storey with attics. 2 mid-C19 sashes of 6 lights and one C19 casement of 4
lights, 2 C19 horizontally sliding sashes of 4 lights in gabled dormers. C19
4-panel door with shallow hood on profiled brackets. 2 diagonal shafts, and
third square shaft, grouped. Jowled posts, heavy studding with curved tension
braces trenched to the outside. Large wood-burning hearth facing to right, C20
grate to left. To left of stack, chamfered transverse beam with lamb's tongue
stops, joists plastered to soffits. To right of stack, similar beam on posts
with moulded jowls, and plain joists of horizontal section supported on pegged
clamps. In right bay, longitudinal plain joists of horizontal section supported
on pegged clamps, and blocked inserted window with ovolo mullion, early C17.
Original rebated floorboards. RCHM 50.

Listing NGR: TL7374830250

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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