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Description: The Queen's Head Public House
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
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PURLEIGH CHELMSFORD ROAD
TL 80 SW
1/83 The Queen's Head
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
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Source: English Heritage
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