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Fairlands Including Attached Garden Wall and Pump, Abbess Beauchamp and Berners Roding

Description: Fairlands Including Attached Garden Wall and Pump

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 29 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118328

OS Grid Reference: TL5579411455
OS Grid Coordinates: 555794, 211455
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7801, 0.2570

Locality: Abbess Beauchamp and Berners Roding
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM5 0JR

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Listing Text

In the entry for
Fairlands including
attached garden wall
and pump

The address shall be amended to read ABBESS, BERNERS AND

Fairlands including
attached garden wall
and pump

TL 51 SE ABBESS, BERNERS AND Fairlands including
2/1 BEAUCHAMP RODING. attached garden wall
and pump

House. Late C15 and late C16 timber framed and plastered. 2 storeys. 'L'
shaped plan form with clay peg tile hipped and gabled roof. 2, later, slate
roofed lean-to extensions between the 2 wings. The front elevation is of
painted brickwork, with a parapet and a hipped peg tile roof incorporating
remains of original structure. Central doorcase with rusticated surround
with tripartite sash windows with glazing bars 6/6 pattern, under segmental
arched heads, on each floor, on either side. Otherwise similar, but narrower
sash windows over doorcase. Other windows are a mixture of wooden and old iron
casements with small panes. Main stack to rear of southern range has diagonally
placed, red brick, cruciform stack. Of 2 major builds, the S facing block is
of 3 bays of heavy timber framing with elaborately carved and chamfered floor
joists and a 4-centred arched tie beam to the first floor chamber. This block
was formerly jettied on the S side, has late C16 arched brick fireplaces on
both floors and a fragment of C17 wall painting. The W wing is of 4 bays of
late C16 timber framing with contemporary stack at the N end. Early brick lined
cellar and elegant'Cl9 staircase. Red brick garden wall around S and W sides,
cast iron yard pump and remains of moat. (RCHM 10).

Listing NGR: TL5579411455

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Source: English Heritage

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