History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Bailey Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Birdbrook, Essex

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0328 / 52°1'58"N

Longitude: 0.4863 / 0°29'10"E

OS Eastings: 570648

OS Northings: 240072

OS Grid: TL706400

Mapcode National: GBR PFW.HRS

Mapcode Global: VHJHQ.C5YH

Entry Name: Bailey Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114070

Location: Birdbrook, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Birdbrook

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Birdbrook St Augustine of Canterbury

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Steeple Bumpstead

Listing Text

TL 74 SW BIRDBROOK
Bailey Hill
3/31 Farmhouse

II


House, mid-C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade
red clay tiles. Main range of 4 bays aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect NW, with
axial chimney stack in second bay from SW end. Rear service wing from NE end
with end chimney stack. Single-storey C20 extension beyond, roofed with red
clay corrugated tiles. C20 tiled gabled porch to NE. 2 storeys with attics.
NW elevation has approx. central C19 4-panel door, in C18 shallow pedimented
doorcase. 4 C20 double-hung sash windows of 6 lights on each floor,
asymmetrically arranged. Pentice board on NE gable. Interior has axial beams
above both floors in main range, above ground floor in service wing, all plain-
chamfered with lamb's tongue stops. Exposed joists of vertical section,
unchamfered. Primary straight bracing in walls, plastered over. Hearths facing
SW at both floors have rounded inside corners. RCHM 13.


Listing NGR: TL7064840072

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.