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The White Hart Inn, Kelvedon

Description: The White Hart Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 116506

OS Grid Reference: TL8594418435
OS Grid Coordinates: 585944, 218435
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8336, 0.6973

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 (south-east side)

9/198 No. 2 (The White Hart
21.12.67 Inn)


2 houses combined,now a public house. Early C19 and c.1600 respectively, both
extended in C19. Timber framed, painted brick and plaster, roofed with handmade
red plain tiles. House to left, of T-plan with central stack, early C19, mainly
of painted brick. C19 catslide extension to right of rear wing, and late C19
2-storey lean-to extension to left of rear wing, roofed with slate, completing a
rectangular plan. 2 storeys and cellar. House to right, single range of 3 bays
with central stack, timber framed and plastered, c.1600. C19 lean-to extension
to rear, mainly of painted brick, roofed with red clay corrugated tiles. 2
storeys. Both face NW, abut together and are connected internally. House to
left, ground floor, 2 late C19 tripartite sashes of 2-4-2 lights; first floor, 4
late C19 sashes of 4 lights and one blind aperture at right end. 2 recessed
6-panel doors, 4 panels glazed, both with simple moulded architraves; that on
the right has a pulvinated frieze and moulded pediment. Plain band at first
floor. Plaster moulded eaves cornice with bracketed corbels. Roof hipped at
left end. To rear, early C19 half-glazed door with 9 lights and crown glass.
House to right, ground floor, one early C19 sash of 10 + 10 lights, one C20
replica; first floor, 2 C19 casements. A photograph in RCHM shows it with 4 or
5 truncated octagonal shafts, but now only 2 tubular flues emerge from the roof,
behind the ridge. Interior of ground floor much altered. In right house,
chamfered transverse and axial beams with lamb's tongue stops. Wood-burning
hearth with replaced mantel beam, brickwork disturbed. RCHM 15.

Listing NGR: TL8594418435

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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