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Oakley House, Thorpe-le-Soken

Description: Oakley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 120324

OS Grid Reference: TM1802922247
OS Grid Coordinates: 618029, 222247
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8562, 1.1647

Location: B1033, Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex CO16 0DY

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

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Listing Text

TM 1822-1922 (south-west side)

9/95 Oakley House


House. Circa 1800. Timber framed, plastered, with side walls of red brick in
Flemish bond, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Main range facing NE, with
internal stack at each end, and service range to rear of right end, with
internal stack. Main range of 2 storeys with attics, rear wing of one storey
with attics. 3-window range of original sashes of 12 lights. Central 6-panel
door, fluted doorcase with dentilled open pediment and fanlight with C20 leaded
glazing. Gothick eaves cornice of elaborately moulded plaster. Gambrel roof.
Shaped sprockets under rear eaves of main range. There are close similarities
between the Gothick eaves cornice and that of Armond House, Great Oakley (item
7/36, q.v.).

Listing NGR: TM1802922247

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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