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Albion House, Matching

Description: Albion House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118183

OS Grid Reference: TL5379310936
OS Grid Coordinates: 553793, 210936
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7760, 0.2278

Location: Downhall Road, Matching, Matching Green, Essex CM17 0QB

Locality: Matching
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0QB

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Listing Text

Albion House

Lobby entrance house, early C17, extended in C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. NW-SE with axial
chimney stack in third bay from NW, forming a lobby-entrance, now blocked.
Original rear wing at NW end, forming an L-plan, with chimney stack at the
junction. 2 storey extension in E angle, C20, and single storey extension at
NW end, C20. 2 storeys. 4 window range of double-hung sash windows of 4
lights, C19/20, door in NW extension. Roof hipped. Some framing exposed
internally. Arch braced inside studding, not trenched. Primary straight
bracing in partition wall. Chamfered beams with lamb's tongue stops above
ground floor and first floor. Original newel stair from first floor to attics,
except 2 lowest steps. Roof structure not visible.

Listing NGR: TL5379310936

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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