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Penvites, High Easter

Description: Penvites

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 121365

OS Grid Reference: TL6206514742
OS Grid Coordinates: 562065, 214742
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8078, 0.3494

Location: The Street, High Easter, Essex CM1 4QW

Locality: High Easter
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM1 4QW

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/47 Penvites
7/2/52 (Formerly listed as House
South of Cock & Bell Inn)
House. Early to mid C15. Timber framed and plastered with C20 pargetting.
Roof is gabled and peg tiled with gable end stack at south end. Long walled
jetty house of 2 storeys with 4 jetty brackets exposed on front. This has 3
double hung sash windows with 2 vertical glazing bars on the first floor. The
ground floor has 2 smaller windows and a rebuilt square bay window with small
panes. To the north end is a carriageway with boarded flanks. Early and very
elaborate long wall jetty house with moulded bridging joists and crown post
roof. Over the main chamber is a cross quadrate crown post with broached
chamfers and 4 way bracing. Many tie beam arch braces and part of the door head
survive. One diamond mullion window remains complete in the rear wall. RCHM

Listing NGR: TL6206514742

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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