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Tilegate Farmhouse, High Laver

Description: Tilegate Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118090

OS Grid Reference: TL5132908766
OS Grid Coordinates: 551329, 208766
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7571, 0.1912

Location: Tilegate Road, High Laver, Essex CM5 0EA

Locality: High Laver
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM5 0EA

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Listing Text

5/13 Tilegate Farmhouse


Farmhouse, early C17, extended in C17 and C20. Timber framed, plastered with
frame exposed, roofed with handmade red clay nib-tiles. Originally of 3 bays
aligned approx. N-S, extended to N by one short bay and one normal bay in C17.
2 internal chimney stacks. (N stack built 1982.) Extension to S, 1926, re-using
panelling, fireplaces and other internal features of an early C19 house.
Extension to W, c.1980. Single storey timber framed and thatched building to
N, C19, originally a dairy, later an indoor swimming pool. C20 casements.
Hipped roof on S extension only. Some framing exposed internally. Jowled
posts, straight braces trenched inside studs in original building, primary
straight bracing in N extension. Queen strut roof. Extensive repairs to timber
frame 1982-83.

Listing NGR: TL5132908766

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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