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Bentley Manor, Little Bentley

Description: Bentley Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120113

OS Grid Reference: TM1217124950
OS Grid Coordinates: 612171, 224950
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8827, 1.0814

Location: Church Road, Little Bentley, Essex CO7 8SD

Locality: Little Bentley
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 8SD

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Listing Text


7/83 Bentley Manor,
(formerly known as Church

- II

House. C16 or earlier rear range, C19 front ranges. Timber framed rear range,
C19 red brick faced, C19 red brick front range. Red plain tiled roofs. 2
storeys. Front range left bay with 2 gables to right, these with curved and
pierced bargeboards and pendants. Pilaster to left. 1:2:1 window range of
vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars and horns. Plastered gauged arches
with keystones. Right and left ground floor tripartite windows. Central
recessed porch, plastered depressed archway with imposts and keystone.
Sidelights and top light to door. The original rear range with parapet verge to
gable. 2 red brick chimney stacks to rear of gables. Internally there is a
stick baluster staircase to front range and an early C19 cast iron fire surround
to a bedroom, moulded surrounds to doors. Visible in the rear range are large
stop chamfered bridging joists, wall studs and top plate and a C16 chamfered 4
centre arched red brick fireplace to ground floor.

Listing NGR: TM1217124950

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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