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Fishers Farmhouse Including Single Storey Range to Rear, Belchamp Walter

Description: Fishers Farmhouse Including Single Storey Range to Rear

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 115746

OS Grid Reference: TL8183941262
OS Grid Coordinates: 581839, 241262
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0399, 0.6499

Locality: Belchamp Walter
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7AP

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Listing Text

TL 84 SW

1/29 Fishers Farmhouse
21.6 .62 including single storey
range to rear


House, former farmhouse. Late C16 and late C17. Timber framed and plastered
with peg tile roofs. Of 2 storeys and of nearly square plan form, composed of 2
parallel ranges but with the roof returned across the northern end with hips at
the north west and north east corners. The west range has 2 gabled dormers and
a ridge line stack. The east range has a large 'L' plan form ridge line stack.
Windows are C20 casements with a single horizontal glazing bar to each light.
The north front has a central rustic gabled porch. The east range is part of a
large late C16 house with close studding and remains of ovolo mullioned windows.
The rear half behind the large inglenook stack has been rebuilt. The west range
is a late C17 house now linked to the earlier range by a 2 storey corridor.
This has a central inglenook stack and much reused timber. On the stairs is a
C17 panelled door and the attic stairs have an upper balustrade of simple C17
turned balusters. To the rear and formerly linked is a single storey pantiled
brewhouse and outbuilding with rendered clay lump walls and old boiler and

Listing NGR: TL8183941262

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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