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Wall of Shalford Hall, Shalford

Description: Wall of Shalford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 115563

OS Grid Reference: TL7253629151
OS Grid Coordinates: 572536, 229151
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9341, 0.5083

Location: Shalford, Essex CM7 4QY

Locality: Shalford
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4QY

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Listing Text

(east side)

6/44 Wall of Shalford Hall


Wall. C17 and early C18. Red brick with half-round moulded coping. Encloses
an irregular quadrilateral garden SE of the C20 Shalford Hall, beginning approx.
25 metres SE of Shalford Hall and extending 10 metres to the NE, 78 metres to
the SE, 70 metres to the SW, 72 metres to the NW, 12 metres to the NE, and 24
metres to the NW. Height mostly 2-4 metres on the outside, ground level raised
on the inside. Mostly of English bond; the NE wall is of Flemish bond with
diaper designs in flared headers forming diamonds. The SW wall includes some
packing courses of red clay tiles. Blocked wickets in NE and SW walls. In the
SE wall a 13 metre gap has been closed in Flemish bond. Shalford Hall, late C16
and C17, was recorded by the RCHM (2), but was severely damaged in the Second
World War, and demolished before 1960.

Listing NGR: TL7253629151

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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