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Wall Enclosing Walled Garden Approx 15 Metres East of Cressing Temple Farmhouse, Cressing

Description: Wall Enclosing Walled Garden Approx 15 Metres East of Cressing Temple Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 116398

OS Grid Reference: TL7997218756
OS Grid Coordinates: 579972, 218756
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8384, 0.6109

Location: Cressing, Essex CM7 8PD

Locality: Cressing
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 8PD

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Listing Text

TL 71 NE (east side)

4/74 Wall enclosing walled
3.4.86 garden approx. 15
metres east of Cressing
Temple Farmhouse


Wall. C17, altered in C18/19. Red brick in English and irregular bond.
Encloses an approx. rectangular garden 25 metres from N-S and 17 metres from
W-E. The SE corner is rounded. A 20-metre length in the middle of the E side
has been rebuilt in the C18. The oblique length to the SW is C19. The W and S
sides each have a doorway with 3-centred arched head, with ovolo-moulded arch
and jambs. The N side has a similar doorway but with chamfered arch and jambs.
Chamfered plinth on both sides. 4 buttresses on the outside of the W wall near
the N end. Part of the W wall had a dogtooth course below an overhanging top
course. Height 2-3 metres. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL7976118797

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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