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Morses Farmhouse, Brightlingsea

Description: Morses Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120179

OS Grid Reference: TM0877618346
OS Grid Coordinates: 608776, 218346
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8247, 1.0282

Location: Morses Lane, Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0SD

Locality: Brightlingsea
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 0SD

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Listing Text

TM 10 NE
6/52 Morses Farmhouse

- II

House. C17 of possibly earlier origin, with later additions and alterations.
Timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roof of 2 levels. Red brick
chimney stack to both levels. 2 storeys and cellar. 4 window range of C20
vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars. 6 panelled door, moulded flat
canopy on brackets. Interior features include jowled storey posts. Side
purlin roof-pegged at ridge with cambered collars to left range and cambered tie
beam. Stop chamfered bridging joists. Inglenook fireplace now covered to left
range. Stairs by chimney. Vertically boarded doors with ironmongery. Some
re-used timber. C18 cast iron basket grate and raised lug fire surround in
bedroom. Arched brace from storey post to brick chimney.

Listing NGR: TM0877618346

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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