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Description: Fanshaws Farmhouse
Date Listed: 24 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 160641
OS Grid Reference: TL3214307933
OS Grid Coordinates: 532143, 207933
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7545, -0.0870
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TL 30 NW BRICKENDON LIBERTY BRICKENDON GREEN
3/34 Fanshaws Farmhouse
24.11.66 (formerly listed as Fanshaw's
Farmhouse and outbuildings)
Farmhouse. C16 or early C17. Timber frame on projecting plastered sill,
roughcast with basketwork pargetting. Steep old red tile roofs. Dark
weatherboard W gable to lower W part. 2-storeys, 2 windows wide, 2-cells
plan house, set back a little from road, facing S, with 1½-storeys, 2
windows wide, W part. This has flush-box sash windows with small panes,
but these have been replaced by metal 3-lights casements in main house
which also has a 4-panels, half-glazed central door, a very large red
brick chimney near the W end of the ridge and an external E gable
chimney. Interior: cased beams in ceilings at ground floor rooms, (and
cased wall post). C18 cupboard. Modern fireplace. Panelling in E room to
one side. C19 early hob grate. Doors with old strap hinges. Extension
has fireplace on splay. Fairly good quality but timbers covered.
Listing NGR: TL3214307933
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Source: English Heritage
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