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The Round House, Althorne

Description: The Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 117368

OS Grid Reference: TQ9247798405
OS Grid Coordinates: 592477, 198405
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6515, 0.7810

Location: B1010, Althorne, Essex CM3 6DT

Locality: Althorne
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 6DT

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Listing Text

TQ 99 NW
(north-east side)
6/2 The Round House

- II

Cottage. C18/early C19, extended in C19. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed
with slate. Octagonal with central chimney shaft, facing W. C20 external stack
to NE. Lean-to extension to S, linking octagonal cottage to C19 range aligned
E-W, with central stack, short wing to N at E end, and internal stack at E end.
One storey. W elevation, 3 C20 casements, C20 half-glazed door at front of
gabled porch. The octagonal cottage has red clay ridge-tiles at each angle.
The central stack of the C19 extension has an octagonal shaft. Hipped roof to N
wing. In the octagonal cottage the original central stack and partition have
been removed, retaining a false shaft externally. C20 grate to NE stack.

Listing NGR: TQ9249498635

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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