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Description: Waltham Abbey Vicarage
Date Listed: 3 February 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 117633
OS Grid Reference: TL3808700666
OS Grid Coordinates: 538087, 200666
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6878, -0.0038
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Waltham Abbey Vicarage
TL 3800 NW 1/1D 3.2.71.
Late C16 or early C17 L-shaped building. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows. High
pitched roof, renewed tiles, gabled at left and with projecting section under
gable at right. 1 original and 1 renewed brick chimney. 2 later, flat headed
dormers stuccoed walls. Sash windows (some renewed) with glazing bars in near
flush, moulded frames. Ground floor windows have old external shutters. Projecting
ground-floor section within the L has early C19 entrance porch with square wood
columns, cornice hood and trellised side. Door has 2 glazed panels above and
rusticated panels below. Reeded architrave. 2 round-headed late C18 windows at back,
one, in gabled extension, has patterned radial head which may have been a door
fanlight. Joseph Hall, afterwards Bishop of Exeter and Norwich, lived here
16l2-34. Thomas Fuller, cleric and historian, lived here 1649-57. Graded partly
for historic interest.
Church or the Holy Cross and St Lawrence, Abbey Gateway, Midnight Chapel and
Harolds Bridge, Walls of Abbey and Chapter House, Garden Wall and the Vicarage
form a group.
Listing NGR: TL3808700666
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Source: English Heritage
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