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Writtle Park House, Highwood

Description: Writtle Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 112775

OS Grid Reference: TL6492603830
OS Grid Coordinates: 564926, 203830
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7090, 0.3857

Location: Highwood, Essex CM1 3QF

Locality: Highwood
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM1 3QF

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Listing Text

Writtle Park House
TL 60 SW 11/903


0riginally a C16 courtyard house very much altered in the C18. The north front
has 2 Tudor crowstepped gables with pillar finials supporting lions holding standards.
The east side also has a crowstepped gable. The south front has a parapet with a
raised 2 storeys. 7 window range on the south front, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in plain reveals on the 1st storey and in stuccoed reveals on the
ground storey. The doorway has fluted pilasters, triglyph frieze and cornice. The
north frnnt has 9 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased
frames. Roof tiled.

Listing NGR: TL6492603830

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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