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Rowes Farmhouse, Willingale

Description: Rowes Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 June 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118533

OS Grid Reference: TL6113408849
OS Grid Coordinates: 561134, 208849
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7552, 0.3331

Location: Willingale, Essex CM5 0SR

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

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Listing Text

TL 60 NW WILLINGALE Rowes Farmhouse Nos 1
6/6 and 2


Farmhouse, now cottages, c.1610, timber framed and plastered and of two storeys.
An 'L' shaped block with half hipped peg tile roof with a lower service block
at the north-east corner. Gable end stack at west end and tiny ridgeline stack
towards west end. Very large red brick stack of late C17 on north wall of main
block and through roof of service block, with inglenook below. Service block
has red brick lean-to on west side with slate roof. Massively framed house
with mixture of jowled and unjowled posts, of 4 bays, with heavy side purlin
roof supported on square queen posts with big curved wind bracing. Bridging
joists and posts are heavily stop-chamfered. Curiously there is no evidence
for an original chimney stack. Service block appears to be extension of mid

Listing NGR: TL6113408849

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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