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Woodlands Farmhouse, Chigwell

Description: Woodlands Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 November 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 118600

OS Grid Reference: TQ4676493551
OS Grid Coordinates: 546764, 193551
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6216, 0.1187

Location: Lambourne Road, Loughton, Essex IG7 6EP

Locality: Chigwell
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: IG7 6EP

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Listing Text

5/19 No. 79 (Woodlands
12/11/80 Farmhouse)

- II

Lobby-entrance house, early C17, timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. Aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect SE, with central chimney stack,
forming a lobby-entrance. Central rear wing, forming a T-plan, with extensions
on both sides, making up a rectangular plan. The extension in the N angle is a
lean-to, forming a catslide roof. In the W angle there is an extension with a
pitched roof parallel with the main block. 2 storeys. Ground floor, central
door of 4 flush panels with shallow bracketed hood, one window each side
(boarded over in June 1983). First floor, 3 C20 casement windows. Central
chimney stack has grouped diagonal shafts, rebuilt in the C19. There is some
weatherboarding on the NE and NW elevations. Edge-halved and bridled scarf
joints in wallplates of front range; this roof not accessible. Rear wing has
arched primary bracing in walls, curved queen struts and side purlins, without

Listing NGR: TQ4676493551

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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