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Burghstead House, Billericay

Description: Burghstead House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 112358

OS Grid Reference: TQ6731294328
OS Grid Coordinates: 567312, 194328
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6229, 0.4156

Location: 71 Tensing Gardens, Billericay, Essex CM12 9AB

Locality: Billericay
Local Authority: Basildon Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM12 9AB

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Listing Text

(West Side)

No 143
(Burghstead House)
TQ 6794 8/49 4.7.55


A fine C18 red brick house, now used as the public library. The front
has a parapet and a stone cornice between the 1st and 2nd storeys and
a plain stone band between the ground and 1st storeys. 3 storeys and
basement. 5 window range, double-hung inches with glazing bars, in plain
reveals. The doorway is approached by a flight of steps. A six-panel
door with a semi-circular fanlight with fan glazing has a wood doorcase
with pilasters, triglyph frieze and a modillion pediment. Root. tiled,

Listing NGR: TQ6731294328

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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