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Post Office Adjacent Property, High Ongar

Description: Post Office Adjacent Property

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 118425

OS Grid Reference: TL5657103757
OS Grid Coordinates: 556571, 203757
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7107, 0.2648

Location: The Street, High Ongar, Essex CM5 9NB

Locality: High Ongar
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM5 9NB

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Listing Text

7/9 Post Office adj. Property


House. C15 former hall house with crosswings. Timber framed and
weatherboarded, with red plain tile roof. 2 storeys, and attics. Jettied and
gabled crosswings. 4 window range C19 casements. Crosswings linked by long
wall jetty. Small early C19 shop with grey slate lean-to roof, now forms Post
Office. Gabled dormer. Late C18 weatherboarding with bead moulding. Original
open hall virtually rebuilt late C15 or early C16, and west wing extended C17.
Large C16 red brick chimney stack with 4 octagonal shafts. The east wing is
said to have contained the C18 village lock-up. (RCHM 9).

Listing NGR: TL5657103757

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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