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Complex of Farm Buildings Approximately 40 Metres South East of over Hall, Colne Engaine

Description: Complex of Farm Buildings Approximately 40 Metres South East of over Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115875

OS Grid Reference: TL8628030786
OS Grid Coordinates: 586280, 230786
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9444, 0.7089

Location: Colne Engaine, Essex CO6 2HW

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

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Listing Text

(south side)

3/26 Complex of farm
buildings approx. 40
5.8.86 metres south-east of
Over Hall


Complex of farm buildings grouped around farmyard. C18 and C19. Mainly timber
framed and weatherboarded, partly of red brick in English bond or uncoursed,
variously roofed with pantiles, corrugated and 'Roman' tiles of red clay.
Comprises (1) C18 barn of 5 bays aligned E-W with midstrey to N, roofed with
pantiles. Original great doors to N. Hardwood frame with primary straight
bracing on footings of red brick in English bond. Originally had arched braces
to straight tiebeams, all but one replaced by bolted knees, clasped purlin roof
of which 4 bays have been rebuilt. (2) C19/C20 shelter shed of 3 bays to W of
midstrey, built with round poles, the roof forming a catslide with the main
roof. (3) C19 wagon lodge of 4 bays to W, with bolted knees to the tiebeams,
roofed with 'Roman' tiles. (4) CL9 shelter shed of 4 bays to N of it, with
low-pitched lean-to roof of 'Roman' tiles supported on round poles, and
full-length wooden hay-rack. (5) C19 shelter shed of 5 bays to N of E end of
barn, of red brick in English bond, with low-pitched lean-to roof of corrugated
tiles. (6) to NW of it, C19 shed built to a running level, the N and E walls of
red brick, mainly uncoursed, the S and W walls timber framed and weatherboarded,
with low-pitched roof of corrugated tiles. (7) to NW of it, C19 byre of 3 bays,
roofed with corrugated tiles, hipped at E end. (8) C19 stable block of 4 to W,
roofed with corrugated tiles, with 2 halved doors with slatted vents over and
one C19 casements: (9) lean-to extension to W of it, with hipped roof of plain
tiles. All the buildings face into the, yard, enclosing it on the S, E and N
sides. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL8628030786

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Source: English Heritage

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