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Moorings, Kelvedon

Description: Moorings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116466

OS Grid Reference: TL8614819702
OS Grid Coordinates: 586148, 219702
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8449, 0.7010

Location: Coggeshall Road, Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9PE

Locality: Kelvedon
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9PE

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Listing Text

TL 8619-8719 (east side)

8/152 Moorings

- II

House. Circa 1700, altered in C18. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with
handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays facing E (gable end to road) with central
stack, forming a lobby-entrance. Original service wing behind left bay, with
C19 internal stack at end. 2-storey lean-to extension in rear right angle,
roofed with corrugated asbestos. 2 storeys and attics. E elevation, 3-window
range of early C20 casements. Central gable over stair, originally with window
in gable but now blocked and plastered over, and one early C20 casement in
hipped dormer to each side. Central 6-panel door, doorcase with pulvinated
frieze, scrolled brackets and dentilled pediment, late C18. S elevation (facing
road), 2 early C20 casements on each floor, irregularly arranged, and central
early C19 6-panel door, the top 2 panels glazed, in early C20 reproduction
doorcase with pulvinated frieze, scrolled brackets, and dentilled pediment with
acorn pendants. Beyond the rear wing is a small brick lean-to, probably a C19
bread oven, now blocked on the inside. Original winder stair from ground floor
to attics in front of central stack. Chamfered transverse beams with lamb's
tongue stops in each bay of main range, and plain joists of vertical section.
Chamfered axial beam and similar joists in rear wing. Pegged main frame.
Clasped purlin roof with arched collars at half-bay intervals. Shown as Mill
Farm on 25" O.S. maps of 1875 and 1895.

Listing NGR: TL8614819702

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Source: English Heritage

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