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Newhouse Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ongar, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6968 / 51°41'48"N

Longitude: 0.2498 / 0°14'59"E

OS Eastings: 555585

OS Northings: 202180

OS Grid: TL555021

Mapcode National: GBR MGZ.HZN

Mapcode Global: VHHMP.8MY2

Entry Name: Newhouse Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 April 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337514

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117851

Location: Ongar, Epping Forest, Essex, CM5

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Ongar

Built-Up Area: Chipping Ongar

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: High Ongar St Mary the Virgin with Norton Mandeville All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

9/136 Newhouse Farmhouse

- II*

House. c.1600. Timber framed and rough rendered. Red plain tiled roof with
2 feature gables and central gabled 2 storey porch. 2 storeys and attics with
full height stair turret at rear. 2 window range of mainly original 3 or 4
light mullion windows with leaded lights. Original plank and muntin door to
porch. Various extensions incorporated at rear. Fine central 6 attached red
brick octagonal chimney shafts with moulded bases and cappings. Internally,
the storey posts are jowled and the roof is of side purlin construction. The
stair turret has octagonal central newel post and original tread and riser
stairs and mullion windows. 2 first floor back to back fireplaces have original
moulded and stop chamfered plaster surrounds. One ground floor room is fully
panelled with arabesque frieze and a very fine Jacobean fireplace with arabesque
and jewel decoration. The other fireplace with foliate carved surround. There
is another panelled room with a carved frieze. Several C18 doors and original
panelled doors, also original floorboards. A fine building of its period.

Listing NGR: TL5558502180

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