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A Grade II* Listed Building in Terling, Essex

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Latitude: 51.805 / 51°48'17"N

Longitude: 0.5606 / 0°33'38"E

OS Eastings: 576640

OS Northings: 214915

OS Grid: TL766149

Mapcode National: GBR PJP.Y94

Mapcode Global: VHJJQ.NWRP

Entry Name: Kendalls

Listing Date: 13 March 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115484

Location: Terling, Braintree, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Terling

Built-Up Area: Gamble's Green

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Terling All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

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10/136 Kendalls


House. Mid-C16. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles.
Main range of 3 short bays facing SE, with stack in right bay against rear wall,
and 2-bay crosswing to right. Single-storey lean-to extension to rear of
crosswing, partly weatherboarded, with catslide roof. C20 single-storey
extension to rear of left bay. 2 storeys. 2-window range of C20 casements.
Plain boarded door with one small light. Roof of crosswing hipped at rear.
Originally jettied along the full length of the front elevation, now underbuilt.
Jowled posts, close studding with curved braces trenched to the inside. All
posts, girts and wallplates chamfered with step stops. In main range, chamfered
axial and transverse beams, joists plastered to the soffits, blocked unglazed
windows with shutter grooves, one tiebeam missing, large wood-burning hearth
(reduced for modern stove) forming a lobby-entrance. In crosswing, chamfered
binding beam with step stops, and joists of horizontal section chamfered with
step stops both inside and outside former jetty. Blocked unglazed windows with
shutter grooves. Both crownpost roofs almost complete, the posts and
collar-purlin chamfered with step stops. This is an exceptionally well-finished
small house of 1550-75, with minimal alteration. RCHM 19.

Listing NGR: TL7664014915

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