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Parsonage Farmhouse, Stebbing

Description: Parsonage Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122750

OS Grid Reference: TL6626023888
OS Grid Coordinates: 566260, 223888
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8888, 0.4146

Location: High Street, Stebbing, Essex CM6 3SW

Locality: Stebbing
Local Authority: Uttlesford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM6 3SW

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Listing Text

4/313 Parsonage Farmhouse

House circa 1400. Hall and crosswing with later additions and alterations.
C20 alterations incorporating a 3 bay late-C15 building at rear with soot
encrusted crown post roof. Exposed timber framed with plaster infill. Red
plain tile roof, dropped to right and hipped and dropped to left. Left return
with gabled dormer and red tiled roof to first floor porch. The central third
storey is red hanging tile clad. Jetty to first floor. 3 storeys and cellar.
4 window range to ground floor, fine range to first floor, 4 range to second
floor. All of various lights with transomes and diamond leaded. Nailed plank
and muntin door. Red brick chimney stacks to right and left. About c1490 a red
brick chimney stack was added to the circa 1400 hall and crosswing, the
crosswing roof was raised and a rear staircase turret and brick lined cellar
added. In c1600 the hall was largely rebuilt with first floor long wall jetty,
a large red brick chimney and the staircase turret rebuilt. This new range was
1½ storeys high above the jetty. There have been alterations and additions
since. Jowled storey posts and fine C16 and C17 panelling and a C16 door remain
as do a fine late C15 fireplace and a C16 fireplace. The rear range is
apparently the original separate kitchen with floored single end. RCHM 8.

Listing NGR: TL6626023888

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Source: English Heritage

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