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Grangewood, Kelvedon

Description: Grangewood

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 116508

OS Grid Reference: TL8597718447
OS Grid Coordinates: 585977, 218447
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8337, 0.6978

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)

9/200 No. 12 (Grangewood)
21.12.67 (formerly listed as The


Wrongly shown on OS map as The Grange. House, now part of residential
institution. C18 or earlier, altered in C19. Timber framed, plastered, roofed
with handmade red plain tiles. 3-bay range facing NW, with rear stack near
right end, and external stack at left end, enclosed by C19 2-storey lean-to
extension with slate roof. 3-bay wing to rear of left end with end stack, and
C20 flat-roofed single-storey extension to left of it. C18 short parallel range
to rear of main range, C19 external stack at rear right corner of it, and
conservatory and slate-roofed single-storey lean-to extension to rear of it.
C20 glazed link to large C20 flat-roofed extension to rear right. 2 storeys and
cellar. 2:1:2 window range of C20 sashes of 4 lights. Central 6-panel door in
early C19 doorcase with fluted pilasters, panelled jambs, moulded and pulvinated
frieze and dentilled and moulded segmental pediment. The middle bay breaks
forward; at the left end the facade steps back and masks the lean-to extension.
Moulded cornice with scrolled brackets, plain parapet, hipped roof. The left
return has on each floor one C18 sash of 12 lights with segmental head. The
rear elevation has on the first floor one early C19 sash of 16 lights and one of
9 + 6 lights with segmental head, both with crown glass. The entrance-hall has
a C19 panelled dado, and an C18 stair with scrolled tread-ends, 3 twist-turned
balusters to each tread, wreathed moulded handrail, and similar gallery. Boxed
axial beams, moulded coving around ceilings. Frame concealed by plaster.

Listing NGR: TL8597718447

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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