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Barnabys Hotel, Rayleigh

Description: Barnabys Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 June 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 123049

OS Grid Reference: TQ8180090382
OS Grid Coordinates: 581800, 190382
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5830, 0.6226

Location: The Chase, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 8QW

Locality: Rayleigh
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS6 8QW

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Listing Text

TQ 8090-8190
7/106 Barnaby's Hotel
- II

House, now a hotel. C16 or earlier origin with later alterations and additions.
Timber framed. C18 red brick front. Grey slate hipped roof. Right, left and
rear red brick chimney stacks. Rear wings. The original 3 window range building
breaks forward with single bays to right and left. Stone parapet. 3 small paned
vertically sliding shutters with gauged brick arches and shutters to first floor,
similar window to ground floor left, C19 bay to ground floor right. Central
pedimented porch with dentilled soffit supported by plain columns and pilasters
with moulded capitals and bases, double 6 panelled doors. Most internal features
concealed but heavy flat section ceiling beams and stop chamfered bridging joists
visible, also solid arched braces to ground floor bridging joist. Carved 3 panel
overmantel dated 1641 with figures to panels. No inspection of first floor at
time of resurvey but said to contain part of exposed timber frame. Reputed to
have been a Tudor hunting lodge.

Listing NGR: TQ8180090382

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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