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Lawns Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great and Little Leighs, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7955 / 51°47'43"N

Longitude: 0.5228 / 0°31'22"E

OS Eastings: 574069

OS Northings: 213774

OS Grid: TL740137

Mapcode National: GBR PJV.712

Mapcode Global: VHJJX.04RC

Entry Name: Lawns Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 December 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305707

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112620

Location: Great and Little Leighs, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Great and Little Leighs

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great and Little Leighs and Little Waltham

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

5213 LEIGHS -------------
Lawns Farmhouse
TL 71 SW 5/175 29.12.52.


A timber-framed and plastered house comprising 2 blocks at right angles to each
other, one to the south is of C16 origin and the other is of C17 origin. 2 storeys.
The upper storey of the west block is jettied on the south front and the windows
are casements. The windows to the south block are C18 or early C19 double-hung
sashes with glazing bars. There is a gabled porch with an original window above
it. Roofs tiled, with an original diagonally shafted central chimney stack on
the south block and half-hipped, with a small gablet at thewest end of the west
block. (RCHM 5 Gt Leighs).

Listing NGR: TL7406913774

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