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Ashford Lodge Gatehouse, Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural

Description: Ashford Lodge Gatehouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 116000

OS Grid Reference: TL8238432462
OS Grid Coordinates: 582384, 232462
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9607, 0.6531

Location: A131, Greenstead Green, Essex CO9 2RR

Locality: Greenstead Green and Halstead Rural
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 2RR

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Listing Text

HALSTEAD RURAL (east side)

2/162 Ashford Lodge

- II

Lodge cottage. Circa 1840. Gault brick in Flemish bond, roofed with slate.
L-plan, with main elevations to NE (to access road to Ashford Lodge) and to NW
(to Sudbury Road). One storey. The right end of the NE elevation projects to
form a splayed bay, with a central 4-panel door and an original 2-light casement
in each splay. One original 3-light casement to left of it. The NW elevation
has one original casement of 3 lights and one of 2 lights. All the casements
are divided by a single horizontal glazing bar above centre. 3 projecting
courses of brickwork below long overhanging eaves with flat brackets, hipped
roof of shallow pitch. 3 octagonal shafts. The SE elevation (towards Ashford
Lodge) has a pedimented gable, corner pilasters, and 3 blind recesses with
semi-circular heads.

Listing NGR: TL8238432462

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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