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Spiers Farm, Harlow

Description: Spiers Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118161

OS Grid Reference: TL4887810782
OS Grid Coordinates: 548878, 210782
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7759, 0.1565

Location: Hobbs Cross Road, Essex CM17 0NL

Locality: Harlow
Local Authority: Harlow District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0NL

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Listing Text

Spiers Farm

Lobby entrance house, late C17, extended in C19. Timber framed, plastered with
chevron design in panels, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned
NW-SE with axial chimney stack in central bay, originally forming a lobby
entrance, now blocked. Lean-to extension to SW, weatherboarded with roof
of corrugated asbestos. Single storey with attics. Weather-boarded dado, 2
C20 casement windows, 2 more in swept dormers. Converted to 2 cottages in C19
and doors made in side elevations, still in use although now re-combined into
one. Axial beams over ground floor rooms, plain chamfered with well-cut
bar stops in NW room, plain in SE room. SW wallplate re-used from
an earlier building, with rafter seatings on side. Tiebeams waney, of irregular
curvature. No other framing exposed interna.lly.

Listing NGR: TL4887810782

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Source: English Heritage

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