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Rails Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in East Hanningfield, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6785 / 51°40'42"N

Longitude: 0.5603 / 0°33'37"E

OS Eastings: 577112

OS Northings: 200855

OS Grid: TL771008

Mapcode National: GBR PL7.QH0

Mapcode Global: VHJKH.N2LK

Entry Name: Rails Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 December 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122179

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112537

Location: East Hanningfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: East Hanningfield

Built-Up Area: East Hanningfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: East Hanningfield All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

1. EAST HANNINGFIELD THE TYE
5213 (West Side)
EAST HANNINGFIELD
Rails Farmhouse
TL 70 SE 14/89 29,12.52.
II
GV
2
A C16 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L-shaped plan, with a cross
wing at the east end, The upper storey of the cross wing is jettied on the
north front. 2 storeys. The fenestration is C18, double-hung sashes with
glazing barn, 3 window range on the north front, the ground .storey windows are
3-light. On the 1st storey of the cross wing there are 2 original small 3-light
windows with moulded mullions. Roof tiled, hipped at the south end of the crossing.
On the east side there is a large external chimney breast with an embattled offset
and 2 square shafts diagonally set. The interior has exposed timber-framing
and a 4-centered arched open fireplace. (RCHW 3).

Rain Farmhouse and The Windmill Inn with The Post Office and The Old Forge form a group
(The Post Office is a building of local interest).


Listing NGR: TL7711200855

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