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Tan Farmhouse, Stebbing

Description: Tan Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 February 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 122837

OS Grid Reference: TL6599124122
OS Grid Coordinates: 565991, 224122
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8909, 0.4108

Location: 5 Mill Lane, Stebbing, Essex CM6 3SN

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

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Listing Text

4/416 Tan Farmhouse (formerly listed
7.2.52 as Tan Office Farmhouse)
G.V. II*

House C15 with C17 extension to road front right. L shape. Exposed timber
frame with plaster infill. Red plain tiled roofs with ½ hip and gablet to
right. 2 storeys. 4 windows range of C20 diamond leaded casements. C20 plank
and muntin door with side light. Halved and bridled scarf to top plates. The
C15 rear wing has a 2 storeyed, jettied porch to north and a 6 light original
mullion window. The South face with a single storied gabled porch with original
C17 turned balusters, 5 light original mullion window and long wall jetty.
This range, circa 1450 was originally of 2 jetties, the south jetty filled in
and the north jetty reduced in width about circa 1600 when a diagonal shaft,
back to back chimney was inserted. There is also a 2 shaft octagonal chimney
with two original fireplaces of mid c1600. Some early C18 doors remain and
restored brick floors. Roofs of 2 arm crownpost construction. One room
has moulded ceiling joists and others have stop chamfered beams; some with
inverted chamfers.

Listing NGR: TL6599124122

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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