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Orbell House Post Office Residence, Castle Hedingham

Description: Orbell House Post Office Residence

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 114635

OS Grid Reference: TL7854735541
OS Grid Coordinates: 578547, 235541
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9896, 0.5990

Location: B1058, Castle Hedingham, Essex CO9 3EN

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

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Listing Text

8/120 Orbell House and Post
21 6 62 Office residence (formerly listed
as Orbell)

House, now House and Shop. C16 or earlier with later additions and
alterations. Timber framed and plastered with exposed frame to first floor and
C20 cruciform pargetted bands, plaques etc. Two storeys and cellar. 2 C20 flat
head oriels to first floor and one small paned casement. 2 C20 bow windows to
ground floor. To right the 6 panel door with tracery to rectangular fanlight is
approached by steps. C20, six panel door to left with Ionic surround approached
by steps with C20 moulded posts and rails. Said to contain C16 panelling
linenfold panelled doors. Heavy chamfered bridging joists to ground floor.
RCHM 20.

Listing NGR: TL7854735541

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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