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Follymill, Thaxted

Description: Follymill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122259

OS Grid Reference: TL6078528793
OS Grid Coordinates: 560785, 228793
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9344, 0.3374

Location: Folly Mill Lane, Thaxted, Essex CM6 2NW

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

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Listing Text


(formerly listed as
Follymill Farmhouse)
TL 62NW: 4/6


Late C16 house, extended in early C17. Timber framed and plastered, with red plain
tile roof. Timber frame exposed externally. 2 storeys. Centre range C16. West
wing C17, and modern jettied east wing. 3 window range modern leaded casements, and
one original diagonal mullion window. Late C16 red brick central chimney stack with
attached diagonal shafts. Modern single storey extension, to east end, with red
plain tile hipped roof. Internally are many original features, and reused material
from elsewhere. C15 entrance door and surround are reused as is C17 panelling and
overmantel. (RCHM 38).

Listing NGR: TL6078528793

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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