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Perry Childs Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Panfield, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8965 / 51°53'47"N

Longitude: 0.5092 / 0°30'33"E

OS Eastings: 572746

OS Northings: 224965

OS Grid: TL727249

Mapcode National: GBR PHN.3KW

Mapcode Global: VHJJ9.SL2J

Entry Name: Perry Childs Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337832

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115535

Location: Panfield, Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Panfield

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Panfield St Mary and St Christopher

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/13 Perry Childs Farmhouse


House. C17, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red
clay tiles. 2 parallel ranges aligned approx. E-W each of 2 bays, facing E,
each with an internal stack in the front bay against the outside wall. External
stack on right return wall of rear bay, enclosed by single-storey lean-to
extension. C20 lean-to conservatory on left return wall. 2 storeys with
attics. 4-window range of late C19 sashes grouped in pairs. One C19 casement
in each gable. C20 door in gabled porch. Chamfered axial beams with lamb's
tongue stops in each floor of each range, joists plastered to the soffits. The
structure incorporates re-used timber from a medieval house. Left ground floor
hearth has 2 salt recesses with V heads, and a chamfered mantel beam with lamb's
tongue stops. In the attic there is a door of 3 plain rebated boards, C17 or
later, on re-used medieval strap hinges with incised lines.

Listing NGR: TL7274624965

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