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Horham Hall, Thaxted

Description: Horham Hall

Grade: I
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 121986

OS Grid Reference: TL5884929419
OS Grid Coordinates: 558849, 229419
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9406, 0.3095

Location: Thaxted, Essex CM6 2NN

Locality: Thaxted
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM6 2NN

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Listing Text

Horham Hall
TL 52 NE 4/46 7.2.52
On common boundary of the Parishes of Broxted and Thaxted, and previously
listed on 7 February 1952 in the Parish of Thaxted.
Fine Tudor brick moated manor house, with earlier wing, and formerly much more
extensive. Originally built circa 1470, but except for the south wing, was
demolished in early C16 by Sir John Cutte who built a fine brick quadrangular
house on the site. In the C17 and C18 various parts of the house were demolished,
including the chapel. 1840-50 the remaining building was restored.
The Great Hall has a fine oriel window, there is a staircase tower on the north
side and the south wing has a fine open timber ceiling, partially exposed.
The moat is partly walled. (RCHM6).

Listing NGR: TL5885429432

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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