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Description: Dengie Manor
Date Listed: 10 January 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 119253
OS Grid Reference: TL9889401603
OS Grid Coordinates: 598894, 201603
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6780, 0.8754
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TL 90 SE DENGIE ASHELDHAM/ ROAD
5/85 Dengie Manor
House. C17 or earlier origin rear ranges, with C18 front range. Part timber
framed and plastered, part painted brick. Front range with hipped and
sprocketed red plain tiled roof, projecting eaves. Left and right red brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys and attics. 3 gabled dormers with C19 2 light
casements, 2 small paned vertically sliding sashes with shutters to first floor,
2 angled bays with dentilled and moulded cornices, windows as first floor. Left
return, central first floor window and shutters, pilasters and moulded flat
canopy on brackets to central doorway, door with small paned top light,
approached by a flight of steps with ornate iron railings with S balusters.
Interior features include panelled doors, 2 fluted columns in hall and fine
stick baluster staircase. Rear left single storey range of painted brick,
weatherboarded return. Panelled door to left and 4 window range of small paned
vertically sliding sashes. The house was the seat of the Fanshawe family from
C16-1927, including Thomas, 1st and 2nd Lord Fanshawe, Sir Henry Fanshawe
1569-1616. RCHM 2.
Listing NGR: TL9889401603
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Source: English Heritage
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