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The Old Vicarage, Thorpe-le-Soken

Description: The Old Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 June 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 120307

OS Grid Reference: TM1750522761
OS Grid Coordinates: 617505, 222761
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8610, 1.1574

Location: Vicarage Lane, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex CO16 0LA

Locality: Thorpe-le-Soken
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO16 0LA

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Listing Text

TM 1622-1722 (north side)

8/78 The Old Vicarage

- II

Wrongly shown on OS map as The Vicarage. House. 1823. Gault and red brick in
Flemish bond, roofed with slate. Double-pile plan facing SW, with 2 internal
stacks symmetrically arranged. Late C19 service range to rear right with hipped
roof of shallow pitch. C20 flat-roofed single-storey extension to rear left. 2
storeys and cellars. 3-window range of original sashes of 12 lights with flat
brick arches, the lower windows recessed in segmental arches. Central double
half-glazed doors in Greek Doric portico with fluted columns, triglyphs, and 3
stone steps. Chamfered plinth and corner pilaster strips. Hipped roof of
shallow pitch. Gault brick at front and sides, bonding with red brick at rear.
The building accounts are quoted in E.A. Wood, A History of Thorpe-le-Soken to
the year 1890, 1975, 156-8.

Listing NGR: TM1750522761

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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