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Thurston's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Toppesfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9996 / 51°59'58"N

Longitude: 0.4905 / 0°29'25"E

OS Eastings: 571065

OS Northings: 236394

OS Grid: TL710363

Mapcode National: GBR PG8.QT9

Mapcode Global: VHJHQ.GZ5Y

Entry Name: Thurston's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165283

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114488

Location: Toppesfield, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Toppesfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Toppesfield St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

3/7 Thurston's Farmhouse


House, c.1600 and C18, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay E-W range with central chimney stack, c.1600.
Connected to SW of it, larger C18 range aligned N-S with one axial chimney
stack, aspect W. Rear range of one storey with attics, main range of 2 storeys
with attics. Half-glazed door in Tudor Revival porch of plastered brickwork,
C19. On ground floor one early C20 sash window of 16 lights, on first floor
one early C19 sash window of 12 lights. The rear range has chamfered transverse
beams with lamb's tongue stops and plain joists, mostly of horizontal section,
some replaced joists of vertical section. Interior of larger range not
accessible at time of survey.

Listing NGR: TL7106536394

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