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Hill Farm Cottage, Willingale

Description: Hill Farm Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118497

OS Grid Reference: TL5860507591
OS Grid Coordinates: 558605, 207591
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7446, 0.2960

Location: Millers Green Road, Willingale, Essex CM5 0PZ

Locality: Willingale
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM5 0PZ

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Listing Text

(West side)
5/105 Hill Farm Cottage


House, late C14-early C15, timber framed and plastered, part two storey and
part one storey and attics. Former hall house with crosswing at south end.
Front shows a half hipped peg tile roof with gabled single storey block on north
end. Off-centre stack through front roof slope and small stack against south
gable. Two gabled peg tiled dormers and unarticulated triangle gable towards
north end. Windows are C20 small pane casements. Rear has continuous peg tile
lean-to with horizontal roof light and large lean-to dormer of peg tiles.
Internally substantial remains of timber frame of early C15 house with
contemporary crosswing which has had its front gable removed. Crownpost of
cross-quadrant type, reused as stair newel post. C17 stack and inglenook.
Old front door, now in outbuilding, has semi-circular hood with scalloped shell
pattern. Door has moulded battens and is of solid oak boards and probably late
C16. (RCHM 8).

Listing NGR: TL5860507591

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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