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Claypits Farmhouse, Thaxted

Description: Claypits Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122277

OS Grid Reference: TL6150430736
OS Grid Coordinates: 561504, 230736
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9517, 0.3487

Location: 1 Magdalen Green, Thaxted, Essex CM6 2LP

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

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Listing Text

Claypits Farmhouse

TL63SW: 5/2

Mid C15 or earlier open hall house, with crosswings, altered in C16 and C17. Timber
framed and plastered with red plain tile hipped roof. 2 storeys. Crosswings
originally jettied and gabled, now underbuilt and hipped. 3 window range C18, double
hung, vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars, and modern casements, with leaded
lights. C16 red brick chimney stack partly rebuilt at top. Small modern gabled
porch, in painted brick, with red plain tile roof. Modern panelled pargetting. C17
extension at rear, and C18 brewhouse, now part of house. Internally the original and
C16 framing survives, including some doors. (RCHM 32).

Listing NGR: TL6150330737

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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