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Boote House, Felsted

Description: Boote House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122560

OS Grid Reference: TL6768620351
OS Grid Coordinates: 567686, 220351
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8566, 0.4335

Location: Braintree Road, Felsted, Essex CM6 3DH

Locality: Felsted
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM6 3DH

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Listing Text


9/107 Boote House

G.V. II*

House circa 1596. Corner house with frontage to Chelmsford Rd. and return to
Braintree Rd. 2 storeys and attic with long wall jetty to Braintree Road and jetties
to first floor and attic in Chelmsford Road. Plain red tiled roof. Timber framed
and plastered. 3 window range of small paned casements to Braintree Rd., one range
to Chelmsford Road with angled bay to ground floor. Plank and muntin door to
Braintree Road. 4 curved jetty brackets with running foliage carving, the bressumer
carved with flowers and dragons to Braintree Road, the front bressumer carved
"George Boote made this house 1596" with floral motif either end. A carved grotesque
female with cloven hoofs is the dragon bracket. There are brackets matching in
Braintree Road to the right. The first floor jetty has a plain down braced bressumer
with end and centre pendants. Side purlin roof structure. RCHM 15

Listing NGR: TL6769520335

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Source: English Heritage

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