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The Forge Farmhouse, White Colne

Description: The Forge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 116006

OS Grid Reference: TL8826031388
OS Grid Coordinates: 588260, 231388
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9491, 0.7380

Location: White Colne, Essex CO6 2QG

Locality: White Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2QG

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/174 The Forge Farmhouse

- II

House. Late C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered with weatherboarded
dado, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 4-bay lobby-entrance plan facing
SE, with axial stack and C20 rear extension. One storey with attics. Ground
floor, 2 C19 horizontal sashes of 8 lights and one C20 casement. 3 C20
casements in lean-to dormers. Plain boarded door with C20 rustic porch. Hipped
gambrel roof. C18 chevron plaster in panels on front, incomplete. Over door,
panel of plaster with stars and date 1661. Chamfered axial beams, plain joists
of vertical section jointed to them with soffit tenons with diminished haunches.

Listing NGR: TL8826031388

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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