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The Priory

A Grade II* Listed Building in Thaxted, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.954 / 51°57'14"N

Longitude: 0.3436 / 0°20'37"E

OS Eastings: 561146

OS Northings: 230987

OS Grid: TL611309

Mapcode National: GBR NFB.HP6

Mapcode Global: VHHLK.X41W

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112944

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122426

Location: Thaxted, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Thaxted

Built-Up Area: Thaxted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text

1.
THAXTED TOWN STREET
(North Side)
No. 38
(The Priory)
TL 63 SW: 5/134
20.2.67

GV II*

2.
Late C14 house of high quality, with C18 alterations and facade. Timber framed
and plastered, with grey slate and red plain tile roof. 3 storeys. 3 window range
double hung vertical sliding sashes with glazing bars. Those on first floor have
side lights. Central door at first floor has moulded segmental head. First floor
balcony with iron balustrading, above ground floor bow windows. Ground floor doors
have flat hoods, on brackets and pilasters. Door at north west end is C18 six
panels. Modillioned eaves cornice. Internally much of the original frame remains,
with jowled storey posts, cambered tie beams and four braced crown post roof.
Extensive C16 and C17 wall paintings.


Listing NGR: TL6115130994

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