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Howfields, Stanford Rivers

Description: Howfields

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 11 April 1984
Date Delisted: 15 March 2004
English Heritage Building ID: 117981

OS Grid Coordinates: 554015, 200337
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6807, 0.2263

Location: Church Road, Stanford Rivers, Essex RM4 1SX

Locality: Stanford Rivers
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: RM4 1SX

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Listing Text

The following building was de-listed on 15 March 2004


175/7/289 CHURCH ROAD

7/289 Howfields


House. Reference "new built c.1700". Red brick carcase in Flemish bond with
1st and 2nd floor bands all rough rendered. Red plain tiled double range roof
with 2 hipped dormers with small paned casements. 2 storeys and attics. 2
window range of small paned, vertical sliding sashes. All windows with
contemporary internal shutters, most of original bars. 4 iron tie plates.
Door to left with 3 leaded lights, flat canopy and brackets. To the left is
a contemporary kitchen range, of 2 storeys, with small paned vertical sliding
sash window and a single storey range with roof, hipped to left. Central
vertical boarded door with grey slate porch on timber supports and sliding sash
windows to right and left. Two large square red brick chimney stacks in valley
of main build and 3 red brick chimney stacks to kitchen ranges. The kitchen
ranges of red brick with dentilled eaves to far left build. Internally all beams
are stop chamfered and many doors are 6 panelled. Most rooms with moulded
coving and wainscots. 3 fully panelled bedrooms, panelled landing, staircase
and hall and panelled rooms to ground floor. A good balustrade with "iron"
twisted stems and vase-turned feet. Some good cast iron fire grates and
surrounds. There is a lined hidey-hole by a bedroom fireplace. Good cupboard
in kitchen.

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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