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A Grade II* Listed Building in Elmdon, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0318 / 52°1'54"N

Longitude: 0.1318 / 0°7'54"E

OS Eastings: 546337

OS Northings: 239193

OS Grid: TL463391

Mapcode National: GBR L9F.J5G

Mapcode Global: VHHL2.76J7

Entry Name: Pigots

Listing Date: 21 February 1967

Last Amended: 22 February 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322504

English Heritage Legacy ID: 121716

Location: Elmdon, Uttlesford, Essex, CB11

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Elmdon

Built-Up Area: Elmdon

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text

(east side)
21.2.67 Pigots
(formerly listed as
TL 4639 31/245


Early C16 moated manor house with cross wings on the north and south ends.
Two storeys. The upper storeys of the cross wings are jettied on exposed
joists, with the timber-framing exposed. Three window range of casements
with lattice leaded lights. On the east side there is a mid C17 addition
and a large external chimney stack with 3 shafts set diagonally and a panel
with the initials T.M. and date 1665. Roof tiled, with a central chimney
stack with shafts set diagonally (rebuilt). The interior has many original
features including a Tudor fireplace, exposed timber-framing ceiling beams
and joists and a bedroom in the south wing with a cambered and braced tie
beam. The house was occupied by the Mead family from 1554 to 1770. The moat
still surrounds the house.

Listing NGR: TL4633739193

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

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