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Lavenhams

A Grade II Listed Building in Takeley, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8606 / 51°51'38"N

Longitude: 0.28 / 0°16'47"E

OS Eastings: 557097

OS Northings: 220458

OS Grid: TL570204

Mapcode National: GBR MF2.CL6

Mapcode Global: VHHLX.SHWJ

Entry Name: Lavenhams

Listing Date: 17 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141965

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352693

Location: Great Canfield, Uttlesford, Essex, CM22

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Canfield

Built-Up Area: Takeley

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Canfield St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 52 SE GREAT CANFIELD HOPE END GREEN

1/4 LAVENHAMS

II

Hall house, C15, altered in C17, extended in C20. Timber-framed, plastered,
roof tiled. Originally a hall house with 2 crosswings, of which the N
crosswing remains substantially unaltered. Chimney inserted at S end of hall
in late C16. Walls of hall raised to 2-storey height, upper part of S
crosswing rebuilt, external chimney stack added at N end in early C17. Jetty
of N crosswing underbuilt in C18. Flat-roofed single-storey extension to N,
C20. S end of roof hipped, N crosswing hipped to W, gabled to E. 3-window
range in main house, C20 casements. Some framing exposed internally. Jowled
storey posts, stop-chamfered beams. N crosswing has crown-post roof,
central crownpost concealed within partition, axial braces missing, ceiling
plastered to collars.


Listing NGR: TL5709720458

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

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