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Ravensfield Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bures Hamlet, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9632 / 51°57'47"N

Longitude: 0.7384 / 0°44'18"E

OS Eastings: 588234

OS Northings: 232953

OS Grid: TL882329

Mapcode National: GBR RKN.TRT

Mapcode Global: VHKFH.RX7D

Entry Name: Ravensfield Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 March 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114832

Location: Bures Hamlet, Braintree, Essex, CO8

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Bures Hamlet

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bures St Mary

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

BURES HAMLET RAVENSFIELD LANE
TL 83 SE
(north side)
4/43 (27/167) Ravensfield Farmhouse
31.3.78
- II
House. Early C17, extended in C18 and C19. Part timber framed and plastered,
part painted brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays
facing W, with axial chimney stack in second bay from right end, forming a
lobby-entrance, early C17. C18 timber-framed wing to rear of left end. Early
C19 brick wing to front of left end. Mid-C19 single-storey brick wing to rear
of right end. 2 storeys and attics. 2-window range of early C19 sashes of 16
lights, and in end of front wing, one more on ground floor, C20 equivalent on
first floor. Some crown glass. 6-panel door in C19 gabled brick porch. 2
similar sashes with crown glass in right return wall, scattered fenestration in
left return wall. Chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops above ground and
first floors, joists plastered to the soffits. Clasped purlin roof with 3
collars to each full bay. Early C19 corner cupboard on ground floor. Most of
the ground floor windows have double-hung vertically sliding shutters in working
order, a rare feature. RCHM 10.


Listing NGR: TL8823432953

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