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Ancillary Building 3 Metres North West of Rook Hall Farmhouse, Cressing

Description: Ancillary Building 3 Metres North West of Rook Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116388

OS Grid Reference: TL7923420645
OS Grid Coordinates: 579234, 220645
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8556, 0.6012

Location: Polecat Road, Cressing, Essex CM7 8DQ

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

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Listing Text

TL 72 SE (west side)

1/64 Ancillary building 3
metres north-west of
Rook Hall Farmhouse


Ancillary building. Circa 1600. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red plain tiles. 2 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, with catslide extension to NW
enclosing stack, and smaller one-bay extension to SW. Main building of 2
storeys and attic, extension of one storey and attic. NE elevation under
alteration at time of survey, October 1986; one window in each storey and one in
attic gable. Entrance in left return. Jowled posts, straight bracing inside
heavy studding, plain joists of vertical section, clasped purlin roof. Large
bread oven with barrel-vault roof and wrought iron door with original latch,
C18. The rear extension also has jowled posts and a clasped purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL7923420645

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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