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Jenkins Farmhouse, Bulmer

Description: Jenkins Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 115789

OS Grid Reference: TL8455438762
OS Grid Coordinates: 584554, 238762
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0166, 0.6881

Location: Old Church Lane, Bulmer, Essex CO10 7EE

Locality: Bulmer
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO10 7EE

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Listing Text

TL 83 NW

4/72 Jenkins Farmhouse

House. Mid C16. Timber framed and plastered with timber frame partially
exposed on front elevation. Of 2 storeys and 'L' plan form with gabled peg tile
roofs. The main range is long wall jettied and has a large off-centre ridge
line stack with 6 octagonal shafts. Front has C20 metal casements with very
large panes and a C20 gabled peg tile roofed porch with imitation framing.
Slate roofed lean-to on rear. Internally the frame is exposed with chamfered
bridging joists and joists at north end. Hall bay has bridging joists with ogee
and hollow mouldings. At south end there is an additional bay and northernmost
bay was former service end. The major stack has 2 arch headed brick fireplaces
on the first floor, one with original plaster coating. Scarf joints are halved
and bridled and roof is a rebuild of c.1800 with king posts and 'V' struts.
RCHM 10.

Listing NGR: TL8455438762

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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