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Shemmings Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Birch, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8496 / 51°50'58"N

Longitude: 0.7933 / 0°47'35"E

OS Eastings: 592484

OS Northings: 220465

OS Grid: TL924204

Mapcode National: GBR RM2.WYN

Mapcode Global: VHKG3.PRQZ

Entry Name: Shemmings Farmhouse

Listing Date: 27 January 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337420

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117365

Location: Birch, Colchester, Essex, CO2

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Birch

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Birch with Layer Breton

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Shemmings Farmhouse
TL 92 SW 11/89
C15 extensively altered in C16. Originally a hall house. Two gabled cross wings.
Timber framed and plastered with red plain tile roof. Two storeys. Five window
range C19 casements. Gabled 2 storey porch/staircase tower, with early C19 entrance
door, with moulded architraves and simple flat head. C15 red brick chimney stack
with 4 diagonal shafts.
Two storey cross wing type extension at west end. One window range C19 casements,
and C19 red brick chimney stack. (RCHM 7).

Listing NGR: TL9248420465

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