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Moverons Farmhouse, Brightlingsea

Description: Moverons Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120180

OS Grid Reference: TM0658718608
OS Grid Coordinates: 606587, 218608
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8279, 0.9966

Location: Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0SB

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

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Listing Text



6/53 Moverons Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C16/early C17 rear range; plain front range of c 1880.
Front range: of plastered brick with hipped slate roofs and red brick stack.
T-plan. 2 storeys; 3-window range with central projecting bay having 6-panelled
door set in plain porch which has circular columns to canted canopy. Plate
glass sashes. Late C16/early C17 rear range: render over timber frame; gabled
old tile roof; rendered brick ridge stack. 2-unit plan with cross-passage to
right. One storey and attic; 3-window range. Mid C19 four-panelled (2 glazed)
door set in moulded wood architrave of same date with bracketed flat hood.
C20 plate-glass window and 2 small C20 lights. Small rear kitchen wing altered
mid C20. Interior: late C19 front range has no features of special interest.
Late C16/early C17 rear range has ogee-stopped chamfered beam and early C19
fireplace with fluted surround and paterae to room on right and plain transverse
beam to former service room on left. First floor has C18 two-panelled door.
Rear wing, probably of mid/late C18 date, has panelled doors of same date, chamfered
beam and mid C19 cast-iron range, by A and I Joslin, Colchester, with paterae
and mantel shelf to surround, and stone sink.
RCHM 13.
TM 10 NE
6/53 Moverons Farmhouse

- II

House. C19 front range, C16/C17 or earlier rear range. The front T plan range
probably plastered brick. Hipped grey slate roofs, with hip to forward central
range. Red brick chimney stack to left. 2 storeys. End pilasters. 1:1:1
window range of vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars. Central blocked 6
panel door, circular columns support the flat canopy. Timber framed and
plastered rear range. Red brick chimney stack. 2 storeys. First floor
entrance blocked at time of re-survey. Large chamfered bridging joists to
ground floor. Panelled door with fluted surround and patera. The Victorian
kitchen with C19 cast iron range, surround with patera and mantel shelf by A & I
Joslin, Colchester, and a stone sink. RCHM 13.

Listing NGR: TM0658718608

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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