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Mill Barn Farmhouse, Thorpe-le-Soken

Description: Mill Barn Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 120330

OS Grid Reference: TM1774522162
OS Grid Coordinates: 617745, 222162
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8555, 1.1605

Location: Mill Lane, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex CO16 0ED

Locality: Thorpe-le-Soken
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO16 0ED

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Listing Text

TM 1622-1722 (west side)

8/101 Mill Barn Farmhouse,
6.8.85 formerly listed as End
Cottage, The Cottage,
Earlmead and Mill

- II

Wrongly shown on OS map as Earlsmead and Mil Cottage. Farmhouse, converted and
extended to form 4 cottages, now combined. C18 and C19. Mainly of painted
brick in various bonds, roofed with mixed red and blue handmade clay tiles, some
pantiles and slate. Complex plan comprising (1) main range facing SE, with
internal stack at right end and rear stack at left end, and outshut with
catslide roof to rear (formerly The Cottage and End Cottage), (2) at left end,
wing extending forwards, with external stack in front (formerly Earlsmead), (3)
wing to rear of it, with gambrel roof, (4) wing to left with gambrel roof, stack
at right end, and early C20 extensions to left and front (formerly Mill
Cottage), (5) parallel range to rear of (4) with rear stack, and C20 lean-to
extension with felted roof to rear. One storey with attics. Scattered
fenestration, C19 and C20. 4 C20 doors. At the time of survey, September 1985,
this group of cottages was being combined and renovated. Named after Thorpe
Little Mill, c.1820, of which only the roundhouse remains, opposite.

Listing NGR: TM1774522162

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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