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Barn 30 Metres North of Cresley's Farmhouse, Cressing

Description: Barn 30 Metres North of Cresley's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116377

OS Grid Reference: TL7998519534
OS Grid Coordinates: 579985, 219534
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8454, 0.6115

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

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Listing Text

TL 71 NE (east side)

4/52 Barn 30 metres north of
Cresley's Farmhouse


Wrongly shown on OS map as New House. Barn. Early C17. Timber framed,
weatherboarded and plastered, roof thatched. 7 bays aligned NW-SE, with one
midstrey with hipped roof to NE, and 2 gabled midstreys to SW. Gabled extension
between the SW midstreys. Lean-to extension with red clay pantiled roof in S
angle. Jowled posts, primary straight bracing with heavy studding, arched
braces to tiebeams (some replaced by bolted knees), face-halved and bladed
scarfs in wallplates, clasped purlin roof. The NE midstrey is later than the
main structure. This bay has a wooden threshing floor, a rare survival.

Listing NGR: TL7998519534

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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