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Lower Hockley Hall, Hockley

Description: Lower Hockley Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 122993

OS Grid Reference: TQ8371094372
OS Grid Coordinates: 583710, 194372
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6182, 0.6523

Location: Lower Road, Hullbridge, Essex SS5 5LT

Locality: Hockley
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS5 5LT

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Listing Text

TQ 89 SW
3/31 Lower Hockley Hall
- II

House of medieval origin. The present structure appears to date from C17/C18
with C19 plastered brick front range. Rear range timber framed and plastered.
Red plain tiled roofs. Rear centre red brick chimney stack. 2 storey front
range. One storey and attics rear range. Front range, red brick rusticated
quoins and moulded eaves cornice. 3 window range of vertically sliding sashes
with glazing bars, labels over. Red tiled gabled porch, panelled door to rear
of right return. Rear range rooms with central bridging joists and some storey
posts visible. C19/C20 heavy vine mouldings to bridging joist and cornice in
ground floor room. Coved ceilings to ground and first floor. The site of one
of the manors held by Sweyne in this Parish, later assigned by Henry VIII to
Anne of Cleves. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TQ8371094372

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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