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Wall Enclosing Churchyard to North and West and Adjacent to Little Wakering Road, Church of St Mary, Barling Magna

Description: Wall Enclosing Churchyard to North and West and Adjacent to Little Wakering Road, Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 123084

OS Grid Reference: TQ9345088342
OS Grid Coordinates: 593450, 188342
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5608, 0.7895

Location: Little Wakering Road, Barling, Essex SS3 0JQ

Locality: Barling Magna
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS3 0JQ

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Listing Text

TQ 98 NW
12/41 Wall enclosing Churchyard
to north and west and
adjacent to Little
Wakering Road, Church of
St. Mary the Virgin
Wall. Mainly ragstone with some early early red brick repairs. Probably C16
with C17 and later repairs. Stone coping. The north wall follows the line of
the old track to Little Wakering Hall and turns south to follow Little Wakering
Road. Ragstone walls are very unusual in Essex and it is recorded a local
farmer Thomas Rawlings in 1574 was charged with theft of stone from the now
demolished north vestry, it is possible that the wall was constructed of the
vestry stonework about this time:

Listing NGR: TQ9345088342

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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