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Cockethurst Farmhouse, Southend-on-Sea

Description: Cockethurst Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 122936

OS Grid Reference: TQ8536788702
OS Grid Coordinates: 585367, 188702
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5667, 0.6732

Location: White House Road, Southend-on-Sea SS9 5UD

Locality: Southend-on-Sea
County: Southend-on-Sea
Country: England
Postcode: SS9 5UD

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Listing Text

Cockethurst Farmhouse
TQ 88 NE 2/5 25.ll.5l.
A Cl6-Cl7 red bruck house with Dutch gables at the north and south ends. A wing
extends to the west at the south end. 2 storeys and attics. 4 window range on
the east front, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals. A central
brick porch has a Dutch gable. Roof tiled, mansard, with 3 gabled dormer windows
and a chimney stack with grouped rectangular shafts. This house was the home
of Samuel Vassal in the early C17 and remained in the family until the death of
Asser Vassal the last of the line (1808).

Listing NGR: TQ8536788702

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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