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Feering Hill House St Andrews, Feering

Description: Feering Hill House St Andrews

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 116418

OS Grid Reference: TL8672719372
OS Grid Coordinates: 586727, 219372
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8417, 0.7092

Location: Feering Hill, Feering, Essex CO5 9NL

Locality: Feering
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9NL

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Listing Text

TL 8619-8719 (north-west side)

8/97 No. 15 (St. Andrews)
23.9.81 and No. 15A (Feering
Hill House) (formerly
listed as No. 15
(Feering Hill House and
St. Andrews)


House, now divided into 2. Circa 1700, extensively altered c.1800 and in late
C19. Red brick in Flemish bond with blue and gault headers, partly plastered,
roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Main range facing SE, with internal stack
at right end and rear stack near left end. 2 adjacent rear wings with 2 stacks
between then, completing a square plan. Late C19 gabled extension to front of
right end, and late C19 in-line extension at left end, with C20 flat-roofed
2-storey extension to rear, and pantiled single-storey lean-to extension beyond.
2 storeys with attics. The SE (street) elevation has on the ground floor 2 late
C19 sashes of 2 lights in earlier apertures with flat arches and projecting
voussoirs of gauged brick, and 3 similar windows on the first floor. The C19
extension has a 2-storey square bay of casements. C19 casement in gabled
dormer. Half-glazed door with C20 flat canopy. Ovolo-moulded band at
first-floor level; and ovolo-moulded eaves cornice. Many blue headers are
present on the ground floor and extending a little above the band, with headers
of gault brick above. At ground and first floor are monograms incised in large
red clay tablets, illegible. The right return, now the entrance elevation of
no. 15A (Feering Hill House) has on the ground floor 2 early C19 sashes of 10 +
15 lights with original flush 4-panel external shutters, and on the first floor
2 early C19 sashes of 8 + 8 lights, all in shallow segmental arches, and a round
window with crossed glazing bars. One C20 glazed door, and one half-glazed door
at rear of C20 semi-circular porch. Dentilled eaves cornice. No. 15A (Feering
Hill House) has C18 pine panelling in the front ground-floor room, and in the
room above it. Posts supporting an axial beam in the middle ground-floor room
(or entrance hall) have been carved with shields and scallops in the C20. No.
15 (St. Andrews) has C18 folding shutters in 2 front ground-floor windows. RCHM

Listing NGR: TL8672719372

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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