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Hockley Spa Rooms, Hockley

Description: Hockley Spa Rooms

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 122997

OS Grid Reference: TQ8416892606
OS Grid Coordinates: 584168, 192606
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6022, 0.6579

Location: Spa Road, Hockley, Essex SS5 4AB

Locality: Hockley
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS5 4AB

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Listing Text

TQ 89 SW
3/35 No. 54. (Hockley Spa Rooms)
- II

Pump rooms of small spa started early 1840's by Robert Clay and his wife who
discovered a medicinal spring 1838. Built to designs of John Lockyer, 1842.
Now part of a factory. The building was used as a Baptist Chapel. Stucco
faced, grey slate roof. Of 5 bays, the 3 centre bays break forward. Heavy
moulded cornice and parapet. 4 Tuscan pilasters to centre bays. 1:3:1 tall
windows with semi-circular heads and glazing bars. Central parapet panel with
title Hockley Spa. Later glazed brick extensions with corrugated iron roof to
left bay. Right rear return with 5 Tuscan pilasters, moulded pediment and
blocked semi-circular headed window. A C20 factory extends to rear and right
and a C19 red brick house to left.

Listing NGR: TQ8416892606

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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