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Granary Approximately 5 Metres East of Spice's Farmhouse, Wethersfield

Description: Granary Approximately 5 Metres East of Spice's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115714

OS Grid Reference: TL7309829499
OS Grid Coordinates: 573098, 229499
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9371, 0.5166

Location: Wethersfield, Essex CM7 4AL

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

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/202 Granary approx. 5
metres east of Spice's
21.12.67 Farmhouse (formerly
listed as Barn E of
Spicer's Farmhouse)


Granary, now office and garage. Early C16. Timber framed, weatherboarded and
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2 bays aligned NW-SE, facing
SE. Front wall sharply angled to align with road. Formerly extended further to
the rear, now has a single-storey rear lean-to extension roofed with corrugatd
clay tiles over corrugated iron. 2 storeys. One C20 casement on first floor.
Garage doors. Posts jowled at half-height and at tops. Heavy close studding
with curved tension braces trenched to the outside. Chamfered binding and
bridging beams, plain joists of horizontal section jointed to them with soffit
tenons with diminished haunches, some joists renewed. Unglazed windows at both
levels with some diamond mullions present, and grooves for sliding shutters.
Blocked original doorway with straight head in right return wall near front
corner. Crownpost roof with axial braces. RCHM 40.

Listing NGR: TL7309829499

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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