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Greenacres, Sheering

Description: Greenacres

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118280

OS Grid Reference: TL5054913827
OS Grid Coordinates: 550549, 213827
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8028, 0.1821

Locality: Sheering
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM22 7ND

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Listing Text

(South Side)
3/14 Greenacres


Early C17 house, extended in C18 and C20. Timber framed, weatherboarded and
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays aligned approx. NE-SW,
with inserted axial chimney stack between NE and middle bays, and external
chimney stack at SW end. Rear extensions C18, forming a T plan. Extension in
S angle 1968. 2 storeys. Front elevation of white painted weatherboards.
3 window range of C20 casements, C20 door. Roof hipped at both ends, rear
extension half-hipped. Some framing exposed internally. Jowled wallposts,
straight tiebeams, curved bracing trenched inside studs. Shop-chamfered beams.
Clasped purlin roof, collar between NE and middle bays severed for inserted
chimney. Some smoke-blackened medieval rafters re-used as rafters and purlins.

Listing NGR: TL5054913827

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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