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Barrow Hall Farmhouse, Great Wakering

Description: Barrow Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 123137

OS Grid Reference: TQ9207288046
OS Grid Coordinates: 592072, 188046
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5586, 0.7694

Location: Barling Road, Barling, Essex SS3 0QS

Locality: Great Wakering
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS3 0QS

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Listing Text

TQ 98 NW
Barrow Hall Farmhouse
House. C18 of possibly earlier origin. Red brick. Red plain tiled double
range roof. Right and left chimney stacks to each range. Eaves cornice. 2
storeys. 5 window range of vertically sliding sashes, small paned to ground
floor, with horns to first floor. Central 6-panel door, moulded surround,
moulded open pediment, step approach. Tumble-in brickwork buttresses to right
front and rear angles. One of the 2 manors of Great Wakering, it was occupied
circa 1763 by John Rush and M. Peacock was Lord of the Manor of Barrow Hall, and
the farm was occupied by J.A. Dean. John Wakering, Bishop of Norwich who built
the West Tower of Little Wakering Church lived at Barrow Hall 1416-1425. Moated
site. Philip Morant The History of Essex 1763. Kelly's Directory 1912.

Listing NGR: TQ9207288046

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Source: English Heritage

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