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White's Farmhouse, Magdalen Laver

Description: White's Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 118121

OS Grid Reference: TL5158407363
OS Grid Coordinates: 551584, 207363
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7445, 0.1942

Location: Wind Hill, Magdalen Laver, Essex CM5 0EU

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

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Listing Text

TL 516 074 MAGDALEN LAVER White's Farmhouse
5/31 (formerly listed as Whites)
22 .2.52
- II

Lobby-entrance house, C17, altered in C18 and C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned'approx. E-W, aspect S.
Internal chimney stack in second bay from W, against N wall, forming a lobby
for entrance and winding stair. 2-storey extension to rear of E end, with M
roof, C20. Single storey extension to rear of W end, C18 and C20 extension
beyond. 2 storeys with attics. 6-panel door with top 2 panels glazed, under
shallow pedimented hood, early C19. 3 C20 casement windows on each floor.
Grouped diagonal chimney shafts. Plain-chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops
above ground floor and first floor rooms each side of stack. Some original
floor boards. Evidence of former bread oven to S of stack, demolished. Mantel
beam to E of stack, ground floor, reduced in depth. Winding stair to first
floor removed, but present from first floor to attic. W attic lit in gable,
E attic unlit but fully floored, original rebated boards. RCHM 9.

Listing NGR: TL5158407363

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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