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Blixes Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Fairstead, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8323 / 51°49'56"N

Longitude: 0.5505 / 0°33'1"E

OS Eastings: 575831

OS Northings: 217926

OS Grid: TL758179

Mapcode National: GBR PJH.20G

Mapcode Global: VHJJQ.H6CQ

Entry Name: Blixes Farmhouse

Listing Date: 13 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123460

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115377

Location: Fairstead, Braintree, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Fairstead

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Fairstead St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 71 NE FAIRSTEAD RANK'S GREEN
(south side)

2/24 Blixes Farmhouse

GV II

House, extended to form 2 houses. Early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing N, with axial
stack in second bay from right end. Wing to rear of right bay, with axial
stack, forming an L-plan, and C20 single-storey lean-to extension beyond. Large
C20 extension to left of main range with axial stack, combining with the 2 left
bays to form a separate house. Main range of 2 storeys, rear wing of one storey
with attics. Ground floor, 3 C20 splayed bays of casements, and one C20
casement. First floor, 3 C20 casements. Large hipped porch with C20 door.
Roof half-hipped at both ends. Jowled posts, face-halved and bladed scarfs in
wallplates, chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops in both ranges.


Listing NGR: TL7583117926

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