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Latitude: 51.948 / 51°56'52"N
Longitude: 0.4371 / 0°26'13"E
OS Eastings: 567590
OS Northings: 230525
OS Grid: TL675305
Mapcode National: GBR NFG.WWF
Mapcode Global: VHJJ2.J9FJ
Entry Name: Hillside Cottage the Homestead
Listing Date: 21 December 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1337763
English Heritage Legacy ID: 115281
Location: Great Bardfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7
Civil Parish: Great Bardfield
Built-Up Area: Great Bardfield
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Great Bardfield St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 6730 GREAT BARDFIELD BROOK STREET
8/142 The Homestead and
21.12.67 Hillside Cottage
House, divided into 2 houses, and extended. C15, altered in C17 and later.
Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay hall range
facing N, with late C16 inserted stack in left bay. 2-bay service crosswing to
left, jettied to the front, and 2-bay parlour/solar crosswing to right, with
underbuilt jetty. External stack to right, enclosed by later parallel
crosswing. Wing to rear of this, extending to right, parallel with street, with
internal stack. 2 storeys. The Homestead comprises the left crosswing and hall
range. One splayed bay of C20 sashes below jetty, which has exposed joists and
2 plain brackets. one C20 casement on ground floor, 2 on first floor. Plain
door with small pane. Original cusped bargeboards on gable of crosswing, and
below, date 1609 painted on plaster. Grouped diagonal shafts on main stack.
Hillside Cottage comprises the parlour/solar crosswing and extensions to right.
2-window range of early C20 sashes of 6 lights. C20 door in right return wall.
Rear extension of painted brick, with hipped roof. Modern red clay tiles on
right crosswing and rear wing. The hall has been raised or rebuilt to 2-storey
height in the C17. RCHM 9.
Listing NGR: TL6759030525
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