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A Grade II Listed Building in Hatfield Peverel, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7529 / 51°45'10"N

Longitude: 0.5724 / 0°34'20"E

OS Eastings: 577655

OS Northings: 209154

OS Grid: TL776091

Mapcode National: GBR PKH.1JS

Mapcode Global: VHJK3.V6ZK

Entry Name: Rainbirds

Listing Date: 13 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337805

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115393

Location: Hatfield Peverel, Braintree, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Hatfield Peverel

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Hatfield Peverel St Andrew with Ulting All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


7/52 Rainbirds

- II

Wrongly shown on OS map as Chelmer Cottages. House. Late C16 and C18, altered
in C20. Timber framed, roughcast rendered with some weatherboarding, roofed
with handmade red clay tiles. 2-bay early C18 range facing SE, with internal
stack at rear, and C19 2-storey lean-to extension at rear. 3-bay late C16 ran
to right, forming a T-plan, with C20 stack at the junction (replacing a C16/C17
stack in the same position). 2 storeys and attic. 3 C20 casements on ground
floor, 4 on first floor, one in attic gable. Door at front of C20 lean-to
porch. Original carved scrolled brackets to attic gable, and shaped sprockets
below eaves. The carved bressumer, bargeboards, pendant and diagonal shafts
described by the RCHM (23) are missing. In crosswing, close studding, original
studded partition between middle and rear bays, blocked window of early glazed
type in right wall with 2 ovolo mullions, and 2 similar blocked windows at
front, each with one ovolo mullion. Butt-purlin roof in front bay, clasped
purlin roof in remainder, blocked dormer to right. In C18 range, chamfered beam
with lamb's tongue stops.

Listing NGR: TL7765509154

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