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Description: Bellhouse 12 Metres South West of the Parish Church of All Saints
Date Listed: 30 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120338
OS Grid Reference: TM1741131874
OS Grid Coordinates: 617411, 231874
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9429, 1.1618
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WRABNESS CHURCH ROAD
TM 13 SE (north side)
Bellhouse 12 metres
south-west of the
Parish Church of All
Bellhouse. C18. Timber framed, no cladding, roofed with handmade red clay
tiles. Square plan with door to E. One storey. Pyramidal roof. Frame
entirely of hardwood, including some re-used timber, jointed and pegged, with
primary straight bracing. One internal tiebeam aligned N-S, with king-post.
Much obscured by ivy at time of re-survey, August 1985. Contains a bell-frame
for one bell, aligned N-S, constructed of hardwood, all jointed and pegged
except the diagonal straight braces, which are lap-jointed and nailed, in red
brick footings. Bell by J. Warner and Sons, Crescent Foundry, London, 1864.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England - Essex, 1965, 436). Shown in the tithe
map of 1842 (Essex Record Office, D/CT 413. RCHM 1.
Listing NGR: TM1741131874
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Source: English Heritage
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