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Letche's Farmhouse, Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural

Description: Letche's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 116002

OS Grid Reference: TL8097628933
OS Grid Coordinates: 580976, 228933
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9295, 0.6308

Location: Oak Road, Greenstead Green, Essex CO9 1QD

Locality: Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 1QD

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Listing Text

HALSTEAD RURAL (west side)

5/164 Letche's Farmhouse

- II

House. Late C16, altered in C19. Timber framed, mainly clad with red brick in
stretcher bond, some plaster, roofed with machine-made red plain tiles. Main
range facing S (gable end to road) comprising 3 late C16 bays and remains of
earlier building at left end. Axial stack. C19 rear wing, and single-storey
lean-to extension in-left rear angle. 2 storeys. 3-window range of C19
casements each with 4 small top-hung panes over the 2 main lights, in segmental
arches. Off-centre 6-panel door, with 4 panels glazed, in recessed porch. Near
left end, doorway blocked to form C20 casement. Roof hipped at left end only.
Left end and rear lean-to plastered, all the rest brick-clad in C19. Jowled
posts. Original side-purlin roof with arched wind-bracing. Early C19

Listing NGR: TL8097628933

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Source: English Heritage

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