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Burches Farmhouse, Colne Engaine

Description: Burches Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 115864

OS Grid Reference: TL8510630579
OS Grid Coordinates: 585106, 230579
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9429, 0.6917

Location: Pebmarsh Road, Colne Engaine, Essex CO6 2EZ

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

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/15 Burches Farmhouse


House. Circa 1580, altered in C19 and early C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4-bay long-jetty house facing S, with
axial stack right of centre and C19 external stack at left end. C19 rear wing
of red brick with end stack. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2 late C19 sashes of 6
lights and one early C20 square bay of casements. First floor, 2 similar sashes
and one early C20 casement. C19 4-panel door with shallow fretted canopy.
Plaster coving below eaves. Underbuilt jetty. Jowled posts, close studding.
Chamfered axial beams unstopped, chamfered transverse beam with lamb's tongue
stops, chamfered joists of horizontal section with lamb's tongue stops in
'hall', plain joists of horizontal section in right bay. Axial beam boxed in
left bay. Roof not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL8510630579

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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