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Threshers, Aldham

Description: Threshers

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 April 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 117318

OS Grid Reference: TL9203826983
OS Grid Coordinates: 592038, 226983
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9083, 0.7904

Location: A1124, Aldham, Essex CO6 3PH

Locality: Aldham
Local Authority: Colchester Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 3PH

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Listing Text

TL 92 NW 29/8 7.4.65
Early C16 house framed in timber now rough cast and marked in external panels.
Central front door with heavy wooden case and pediment on consoles. Range of
3 sash windows on both storeys and blind semi-circular fanlight above pediment.
Roof ridged hipped peg-tiled with pilastered red brick chimney stack near centre
of ridge. Eaves and troughing. Inside: the chimney stack and first floor to
the hall are intrusions of the later C16 and the floor-joists have haunched
tenons. The plan was originally on a T with cross-wing at north end. The south
cross-wing was added during the later C16. The roof of the original cross-wing
retains an octagonal crown-post, that of the hall was rebuilt during the C17
and the south wing has an Elizabethan braced side-purlin roof.

Listing NGR: TL9203826983

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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