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Church House, Harlow

Description: Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 119567

OS Grid Reference: TL4331708935
OS Grid Coordinates: 543317, 208935
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7608, 0.0752

Location: Peldon Road, Harlow, Essex CM19 4HT

Locality: Harlow
Local Authority: Harlow District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM19 4HT

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Listing Text

Church House
(formerly listed
as School)
TL 41 SE 2/15 5.7.50


Dated 1777. Walls of red brick in Flemish bond, roof, hipped and slated
with eaves and one red brick chimney at its south end. Date on a stone
inscribed: "This free school was founded and endowed by William Martin
Esq. Formerly Lord of the Manor of Netteswellbury. For the education
of 20 poor children. And was erected by the Trustees appointed by his
will in the year of our Lord 1777". This stone placed under a blind recess
central to the first storey, with a pair of small-paned hornless sashes
either side of it, under straight arches. Central door (modern) in a case
with a flat leaded hood, and pairs of matching sashes each side.

Listing NGR: TL4331708935

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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