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The Queen's Head Public House, Purleigh

Description: The Queen's Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 117411

OS Grid Reference: TL8335103020
OS Grid Coordinates: 583351, 203020
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6960, 0.6516

Location: Chelmsford Road, Purleigh, Essex CM3 6QN

Locality: Purleigh
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 6QN

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Listing Text

TL 80 SW
(north-east side)
1/83 The Queen's Head
Public House
­ II

Public house. C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays facing SW, with original stack to rear of
second bay from left, C19 internal stack at left end, and C19 external stack at
right end. C19/C20 rear extensions. C20 single-storey extension to right. 2
storeys. Ground floor, 3 C19/C20 sashes of small panes and one C20 casement.
First floor, 3 similar sashes and one early C19 sash of 16 lights. 2 C20 glazed
doors. Roof hipped. Chamfered transverse and axial beams with step and lamb's
tongue stops, plain joists of vertical section. Large wood-burning hearth of
0.33-0.45 metre brick, the mantel beam chamfered with lamb's tongue stops.
Shown on first edition O.S. map, c.1800.

Listing NGR: TL8335103020

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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