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Little Beazleys, Sawbridgeworth

Description: Little Beazleys

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 160889

OS Grid Reference: TL4673915392
OS Grid Coordinates: 546739, 215392
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8179, 0.1275

Locality: Sawbridgeworth
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM21 0LJ

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Little Beazleys
TL 467 153:4/12 6.6.52
C17 or earlier. Date '1662 TD' over door may be secondary. 1½ storey
timberframed house weatherboarded under steep thatched half hipped roof
with large central chimney rebuilt above ridge. 2 windows front with
central plank door. Modern wood casement windows. Entrance beside chimney
with kitchen on E and parlour on W. Large open fireplace in E room with
heavy roll moulded fireplace lintol with pyramid stop at S end. If this is
original, the building may be C16 which is suggested by 2 soot blackened
rafters surviving at W end of the purlin roof. Floor structure of axial
beams and exposed squared joists may have been inserted with stair in
1662. Thin bricks in chimney may-be earlier. There is a bread oven at
the rear of the kitchen fireplace. Mullioned front windows were noted by
RCHM in 1911 (RCHM (1911) 204), now gone.

Listing NGR: TL4673915392

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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