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Latitude: 51.977 / 51°58'37"N
Longitude: 0.7287 / 0°43'43"E
OS Eastings: 587509
OS Northings: 234466
OS Grid: TL875344
Mapcode National: GBR QJ9.515
Mapcode Global: VHKFH.LK3S
Entry Name: Goulds Road
Listing Date: 7 August 1952
Last Amended: 12 November 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309067
English Heritage Legacy ID: 114801
Location: Alphamstone, Braintree, Essex, CO8
Civil Parish: Alphamstone
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Alphamstone St Barnabas
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
ALPHAMSTONE GOULDS ROAD
TL 83 SE
(east side)(formerly listed as
4/12 (27/15) Upper Goulds Famhouse)
House. C15 and c.1600. Timber framed, plastered with exposed framing at front,
the front pitch of the main roof clad with interlocking concrete tiles, other
pitches with handmade red clay tiles. 3-bay main range facing W, with central
chimney stack, forming a lobby-entrance, and C18 external stack at right end.
At left end, 2-bay crosswing, C15, with C16 stack on left wall, and lean-to
extension beyond, forming a catslide roof. 2-bay extension to rear of
crosswing, c.1600, with C20 flat-roofed single-storey extension in left rear
angle and lean-to extension in right rear angle. 2 storeys. Main range, 2-
window range of late C18 sashes of 16 lights, and central 6-panel door.
Crosswing has jetty with exposed joists, C20 casement on ground floor, late
C18 sash of 16 lights on first floor. The interior has plain joists of
horizontal section, plastered to the soffits in the right bay of the main range.
The left bay of the main range has a chamfered axial beam with lamb's tongue
stops. First floor and roofs not inspected, April 1984. The attached C19 farm
building to the SW, converted to residential use, is of less historical
interest. RCHM 5.
Listing NGR: TL8750934466
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