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Church Hall, Colne Engaine

Description: Church Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 115854

OS Grid Reference: TL8490630379
OS Grid Coordinates: 584906, 230379
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9412, 0.6887

Location: 1 Brook Street, Colne Engaine, Essex CO6 2EU

Locality: Colne Engaine
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2EU

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/5 No. 12 (Church Hall)


House. Circa 1620, altered in C19/20. Timber framed, plastered, facade of
painted brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays
facing S with axial stack in middle bay, forming a lobby-entrance, and extension
to rear of left and middle bays with catslide roof. 2 storeys. 2-window range
of C20 casements. C20 central door. Close studding with primary straight
bracing. In right bay, chamfered axial beam with lamb's tongue stops, moulded
joists of horizontal section chamfered with lamb's tongue stopes, large
wood-burning hearth lined with C20 brickwork, original 3-plank door to cupboard.
Left bay, chamfered axial beam, joists plastered to the soffits, wide
wood-burning hearth with renewed mantel beam. Stair behind stack. To
first-floor right room, original moulded 3-plank door. Above first floor,
original chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops. Original clasped
purlin roof with some re-used smoke-blackened medieval rafters.

Listing NGR: TL8490630379

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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