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Elces, Chigwell

Description: Elces

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 118558

OS Grid Reference: TQ4391293095
OS Grid Coordinates: 543912, 193095
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6183, 0.0773

Location: 40 Hainault Road, Loughton, Essex IG7 6QX

Locality: Chigwell
Local Authority: Epping Forest District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: IG7 6QX

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Listing Text

4/34 No. 40 (Elces)

Lobby-entrance house, C17, altered in C18 and C19. Timber framed, facade of
stock brick, Flemish bond, weatherboarded elsewhere, roofed with handmade red
clay tiles. 4 bays aligned approx. N-S, aspect W. Axial chimney stack in
second bay from S, forming a lobby-entrance. External chimney stack on N end.
2 adjoining rear wings from the S and the middle of the main block, and a lean-
to extension to the N of the latter, forming a catslide roof, C18/19. Lean-to
extension around the N end and the remainder of the rear, C19, completing a
rectangular plan. 2 storeys. Glazed door and shallow hood, C20, and 3-window
range of double-hung sash windows of 4 lights, late C19, under flat brick
arches. A wall of more than one-storey height extends the facade to the N to
conceal the lean-to extension, with one late C19 casement window. Axial ceiling
beams in ground floor rooms, joists plastered to the soffits. On the rear wall,
small cast iron pump on brackets, late C19, fluted barrel, manufacturer's emblem
of a flag, initials or numerals illegible under many coats of paint.

Listing NGR: TQ4391293095

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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