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Sturrick Farmhouse, Great Bentley

Description: Sturrick Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120219

OS Grid Reference: TM1068122196
OS Grid Coordinates: 610681, 222196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8586, 1.0581

Location: Sturrick Lane, Great Bentley, Essex CO7 8PT

Locality: Great Bentley
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 8PT

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Listing Text

TM 12 SW
4/100 Sturrick Farmhouse

- II

House. C17 or earlier rear range, circa 1700 front range with later alterations
and additions. Timber framed, C18 red brick returns and rear, scratch date
1708. C19 red brick facade. Red plain tiled roof. Right, left and rear
chimney stacks. 2 storeys and attics. 2 flat headed dormers with small paned
horizontal sliding sashes, 3 window range of vertically sliding sashes with
glazing bars. Central C19 red brick gabled porch, fish scale slates. Part
glazed door with coloured glass to margins. Interior, front range, complete
circa 1700 frame, staggered side purlin roof with carpenters marks, boxed in
bridging joists, panelled and vertically boarded doors with original
ironmongery, 2 bedroom C18 cast iron basket grates with moulded surrounds, large
open red brick fireplace with mantel beam to ground floor left room and moulded
surround to ground floor right. Later horizontal boarded walls to some rooms.
Slatted light to landing. Stop chamfered bridging joists to rear range,
panelled and vertically boarded doors with ironmongery, slatted door vent to
former dairy, original shelves in larder, brick floors, large fire surrounds
with mantel beam over to kitchen.

Listing NGR: TM1068122196

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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