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Porters, Castle Hedingham

Description: Porters

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 114554

OS Grid Reference: TL7857435605
OS Grid Coordinates: 578574, 235605
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9902, 0.5994

Location: Luces Lane, Castle Hedingham, Essex CO9 3BU

Locality: Castle Hedingham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 3BU

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Listing Text

8/37 No. 7 (Porters)
7 8 52

House, now a Youth Hostel. C16 or earlier with later additions and alterations.
C19 facade. Timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs. Central
restored red brick chimney stack with concertina shafts and sunk panel inscribed
1675. Red brick chimney stack to left crosswing. H-plan. 2 storeys and cellar.
1:2:1 window range of C19 vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars, some of
which are 3 light. Pentice boards and moulded brackets over. 2 of the ground
floor windows are bays with hipped leaded roofs. C18/C19 8 panelled door to
left with reeded pilasters, moulded frieze, and slanting canopy with heavy
carved brackets. To right is a 4 panelled 2 light door with moulded surround
slanting canopy and brackets. Plain bargeboards with moulded brackets and
pendants to crosswing gables. RCHM 13.

Listing NGR: TL7857435605

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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