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Latitude: 51.9226 / 51°55'21"N
Longitude: 0.4635 / 0°27'48"E
OS Eastings: 569498
OS Northings: 227766
OS Grid: TL694277
Mapcode National: GBR PH6.HYT
Mapcode Global: VHJJ2.ZYC0
Entry Name: Purples Farmhouse
Listing Date: 2 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1308797
English Heritage Legacy ID: 114908
Location: Bardfield Saling, Braintree, Essex, CM7
Civil Parish: Bardfield Saling
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Little (Bardfield) Saling
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 62 NE BARDFIELD SALING BARDFIELD ROAD
1/3 Purples Farmhouse
House. Late C14 and early C16. Timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs.
left and right external red brick chimney stacks. Hall with gabled crosswing to right.
2 storeys. 2 window range of C20 3 light casements. Central C20 door with top light,
flat canopy on timber supports. Early C16 crosswing of 2 bays with moulded bridging
joists, halvtd and bridled scarfs to top plates. Central tie beam cambered with
arched braces and 2 armed crown post over. Doorway with 3 centred head and moulded
jambs. C18 rear extension. The late C14 sooted hall roof originally with a crown
post is now of one and part of another bay. A floor was inserted late C16 and part of
it removed when the chimney was inserted about circa 1600. Jowled storey posts.
The shutter groove of main window is visible. Many C18 doors with some original
Listing NGR: TL6949827766
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