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Latitude: 52.0618 / 52°3'42"N
Longitude: 0.5537 / 0°33'13"E
OS Eastings: 575158
OS Northings: 243461
OS Grid: TL751434
Mapcode National: GBR PFL.NSS
Mapcode Global: VHJHK.KF2R
Entry Name: Stours Farmhouse
Listing Date: 29 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123039
English Heritage Legacy ID: 114407
Location: Ashen, Braintree, Essex, CO10
Civil Parish: Ashen
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Ashen
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 74 SE ASHEN LOWER STOKE ROAD
2/2 Stours Farmhouse
House, c.1600, extended in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. E-W, with axial chimney stack
in second bay from W end, originally forming a lobby-entrance to the N, now
blocked. Rear wing to S of this stack, with chimney stack at end. Short C19
extension beyond. C20 lean-to extension, single-storey, in SE angle. 2
storeys. N elevation, ground floor, 2 C20 casement windows. First floor, one
C19 horizontally sliding sash window of 8 lights, and one C20 casement window.
The interior has jowled posts, curved bracing trenched inside heavy studding,
plain-chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops. At the head of the stair there
is an original post with rounded square knob. RCHM 7.
Listing NGR: TL7515843461
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