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Spread Eagle Public House, Rayleigh

Description: Spread Eagle Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 November 1993
English Heritage Building ID: 123050

OS Grid Reference: TQ8058490641
OS Grid Coordinates: 580584, 190641
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5857, 0.6052

Location: High Street, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 7EJ

Locality: Rayleigh
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS6 7EJ

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

TQ 8090
7/10001 No 93
Spread Eagle Public House

House, now public house. Late C16, with late C18 and early C19 additions. Timber framed
and brick, painted render; roof of tile with gable facing to High Street. Two storeys, 3-window
range. Three bays of older structure survive; C20 fixtures and decorations make the
interpretation of the original plan difficult; good jowled posts exposed at several points in first
floor. First floor reglazed in late C18 or early C19, with sashes of an original design. Early C19
canted bay to right side, ground floor. 4-bay shopfront of early C19 design to centre and left
hand ranges, returning. Plane of front wall sets back to right of facing gable. Roof largely rebuilt
in C19, although some evidence that original collars reused. Lower two-storey range to left rear;
C19 stack to outer wall of return. Forms a group with no 91 High Street (qv), and the Crown
Public House opposite (qv).

Listing NGR: TQ8058490641

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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