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Great Graces, Little Baddow

Description: Great Graces

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 112792

OS Grid Reference: TL7653806435
OS Grid Coordinates: 576538, 206435
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7288, 0.5549

Location: Graces Lane, Little Baddow, Essex CM3 4AY

Locality: Little Baddow
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 4AY

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Listing Text

Great Graces
TL 70 NE 10/327 29.12.52.


The remaining part of a large mid C16 red brick house, probably the east wing.
It was formerly owned by the Mildmay family (C16-Cl7). 2 storeys, attics and
cellars. The east front has 4 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars,
in plain reveals with segmental heads. The west front has a slightly projecting
gabled wing of 3 window range at the north end and a main block of 3 window range,
double hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals with segmental heads.
There is the remains of an original mullioned and transomed window with rusticated
stone dressings on the lst storey. The south end has a Dutch gable with a moulded
brick coping, stone rusticated quoins and a 3-light mullioned and transomed window
with rusticated stone dressings. Roof tiled, hipped at the north end with 1 gabled
dormer window on both the east and west fronts. There is an original central
chimney stack with 2 octagonal shafts with moulded bases. The interior has an
original staircase. (RCHM 5).

Great Graces, Barn and outbuilding to the north-east of Great Graces, outbuilding to
the south-east of Great Graces and Wall and pavilion to the east of Great Graces form
a group.

Listing NGR: TL7653806435

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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