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Sibley's Farmhouse, Chickney

Description: Sibley's Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122146

OS Grid Reference: TL5655529744
OS Grid Coordinates: 556555, 229744
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9442, 0.2763

Location: Chickney, Essex CM22 6BH

Locality: Chickney
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM22 6BH

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Listing Text

CHICKNEY Sibley's Farmhouse

TL52NE 3/5

House, C14 and C16. Timber framed and plastered with red plain tile roof. 2 storeys
and cellars. Gabled and jettied crosswings at left and right. 4 window range
C17, C19 and C20 casements. Mid C16 red brick chimney stack, with early C17 attached
diagonal shafts. Internally the frame survives with jowled storey posts, cambered
tie beams and crown post roofs. 2 original fireplaces with brick arches. C16 post
and plank screens. C16 staircase tower with original newel stair in situ. C16
windows with moulded mullions and numerous C16 and C17 doors. Some late C16 floral
wall painting in right hand wing. 2 single storey rear wings, one with C16 or
earlier kitchen, incorporating remains of original timber chimney and queen post
roof. Linked to main house by 1 bay of late C18 infill. Adjacent is late C17 or
early C18 wing with original large corner cupboard. (RCHM4).

Listing NGR: TL5655529744

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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