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Description: Loughton Hall
Date Listed: 29 May 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 118638
OS Grid Reference: TQ4382996433
OS Grid Coordinates: 543829, 196433
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6483, 0.0775
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TQ 49 NW LOUGHTON RECTORY LANE,
1/39 Loughton Hall
Large house, 1878, by Eden Nesfield, now a college. Red brickwork, some
plaster, roofed with red clay tiles. In Jacobean style with some classical
detail on the SE (garden) elevation. Aligned approx. NE-SW, aspect NW, with
5 chimney stacks irregularly disposed, single-storey service wing to NE and N. 2
small flat-roofed single-storey extensions to SW, C20. 3 storeys. NW
%elevation, 2 gabled bays, the entrance in the NW bay. Jacobean style door in
flat-roofed porch with 8.Ionic columns, fluted above the mid-point, stone
balustrade between them, wooden balustrade above. One 3-panel door, 3 double-
hung sash windows of 18 lights and 2 casement windows, all below segmental
arches with egg-and-dart border. First floor, 2 large windows of Ipswich
derivation, 6 casement windows with flat brick arches. Attic floor, central
dormer of Venetian derivation, 2 flat-roofed dormers with casement windows.
Chimney stacks of oblong form with canted bricks in the short side. Octagonal
bellcote on ridge, off-centre, with leaded sides and ogival lead roof. The date
1878 and the letter 'M' (for Maitland) in moulded brick in some window arches.
Similar in style to Norman'shaw's Chigwell Hall, Chigwell. (See Pevsner, Essex,
Listing NGR: TQ4382996433
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Source: English Heritage
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