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Barn 10 Metres South East of Ashes Farmhouse, Cressing

Description: Barn 10 Metres South East of Ashes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116364

OS Grid Reference: TL7899121189
OS Grid Coordinates: 578991, 221189
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8606, 0.5980

Location: Ashes Road, Cressing, Essex CM7 8DW

Locality: Cressing
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 8DW

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Listing Text

TL 72 SE (north-east side)

1/38 Barn 10 metres south-
east of Ashes Farmhouse


Barn. Circa 1700. Timber framed, mainly weatherboarded, walls partly clad with
corrugated iron, roofed with corrugated asbestos. 5 bays aligned NE-SW, with
2-bay midstrey to SE. Early C19 ancillary building of red brick in Flemish
bond, roofed with red clay pantiles, attached in S angle. C20 large farm
building abutting on midstrey to SE, enclosing great doors. SW gable end,
facing road, clad with corrugated iron. Remainder weatherboarded, with much
tarred original hardwood boarding on the lower half, and softwood boarding on
the upper half replacing wattle and daub infill. Main roof and midstrey roof
half-hipped. Jointed and pegged hardwood main frame. Arched braces to
tiebeams. Primary straight bracing in walls. Clasped purlin roof. Original
great doors to midstrey.

Listing NGR: TL7899121189

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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