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Gravel House, Coggeshall

Description: Gravel House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 116239

OS Grid Reference: TL8489722549
OS Grid Coordinates: 584897, 222549
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8709, 0.6843

Location: Kings Acre, Coggeshall, Essex CO6 1NL

Locality: Coggeshall
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 1NL

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Listing Text

(north side)

9/208 No. 18 (Gravel House)


House, now flats. Mainly C18, possibly of earlier origin, altered in mid-C19.
Plastered, roofed with slate. Approximately rectangular plan facing S, the
front forming a slight obtuse angle, with one stack in left return, and one
stack to rear right enclosed by full-width catslide extension to rear. C19
2-storey wing to rear right with end stack. Small single-storey lean-to
extension in rear left angle. 3 storeys. Two 2-storey splayed bays of mid-C19
sashes with marginal lights. One mid-C19 sash with marginal lights over central
door, and 3 similar sashes on second floor. 6-panel door, the bottom panels
fielded, the other panels moulded, and plain sidelights, in doorcase with 4
pilasters with cable carving, scrolled brackets with foliate carving, and
extended segmental head, all mid-C19. Large stone step. Symmetrical front
elevation, apart from angle noted above, implying some earlier structure. The
left return has one similar sash on each floor. The right return of the rear
wing has one similar sash on each floor, and there is one more in the first
floor of the rear elevation of the main range near the right end. Interior not

Listing NGR: TL8489722549

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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