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Slough Farmhouse, Debden

Description: Slough Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 February 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 121689

OS Grid Reference: TL5666532443
OS Grid Coordinates: 556665, 232443
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9684, 0.2791

Location: Debden, Essex CB11 3LS

Locality: Debden
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CB11 3LS

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


TL 53 SE 18/217
Slough Farmhouse

The building shall be noted for it's Group Value and the descrip-
tion shall be amended to read:

Farmhouse, now house. Late C14, remodeled in late C16/early
C17 with later alterations. Render over timber frame; gabled
old tile roof; late C16/early Cl7 brick ridge stack with
diagonally-set flues; C19 brick lateral stack to right. Plan:
hall house with service bay to left; first floor and cross
wing added in late C16/earth C17. One-storey and attic, two-
window range to left of two-storey gable end of cross wing.
Bracketed C20 gabled hood over C20 door; C20 windows; two
gabled dormers. Extension of 1984/5 to rear. Interior:
central truss (to left of centre) of open hall has heavy
jowled posts and pointed arched bracing to chamfered tie
beam; tension bracing to right-side wall of open hall, denot-
ing former high end; roof noted as having smoke-blackened
rafters and collar purlin. C20 lintel to open fireplace of
inserted late C16/early C17 stack and roll-stopped chamfered
beam to inserted floor of same date; dormer window to right
has mortice holders for late C16/early C17 diamond-mullioned
window. Goss wing noted as having collar-truss roof of
slight scantling.


Slough Farmhouse
TL 53 SE 18/217


C16 timber-framed and plastered house with a cross wing at the west end. A
C17 wing extends at the rear. The main block is one storeyed with attics and
the cross wing is 2 storeyed. Modern casement windows. Roof tiled, half hipped
at the east end, with an internal shafted chimney stack set diagonally on a
square base. (RCHM 33).

Listing NGR: TL5666532443

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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