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Chase House, Kelvedon

Description: Chase House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 116474

OS Grid Reference: TL8592818465
OS Grid Coordinates: 585928, 218465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8338, 0.6971

Location: High Street, Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9AG

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

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Listing Text

TL 8418-8518 (north-west side)

9/161 No. 9 (Chase House)


House. C18, altered in C19. Red brick in Flemish bond, roofed with handmade
red plain tiles. Main range facing SE, with 2 rear stacks symmetrically
arranged. 2 rear wings and narrow wing between them, completing a rectangular
plan. C20 single-storey extension with hipped roof to rear right. 2 storeys.
5-window range of late C19 sashes with marginal lights in original apertures
with flat arches of gauged brick. Central 6-panel door, the top 2 panels
glazed, plaster pilasters and projecting false keystone, moulded flat canopy.
Plain band at first-floor level. Moulded eaves cornice. Roof hipped.
Symmetrical elevation. Railings of wrought and cast iron are attached to the
house at both ends, mounted on dwarf wall of red brick in Flemish bond, forming
boundary with street, with central gate. Simple spearpoints, 4 round cast iron
stanchions with finials at front, and one at each end. Gate all of wrought
iron, with arched stay at bottom. Height overall approx. one metre. In the
left return is a blocked doorway, and no other apertures. The rear elevation
has on the ground floor 2 early C19 sashes of 12 lights; and on the first floor
2 similar sashes, 2 more of C18 date, and a central Venetian sash. Crown

Listing NGR: TL8592818465

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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