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Masonic Hall, Rochford

Description: Masonic Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 123230

OS Grid Reference: TQ8762690413
OS Grid Coordinates: 587626, 190413
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5813, 0.7066

Location: South Street, Rochford, Essex SS4 1BQ

Locality: Rochford
Local Authority: Rochford District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: SS4 1BQ

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Listing Text

TQ 8790 SE
(west side)
16/239 No. 24 (Masonic Hall)
Formerly the Court House, now a Masonic Hall. Circa 1859 or 1869. Built for
£3,000. Gault and black bricks. Hipped grey slate roof. End and central
chimney stacks. 2 storeys. Of 5 bays, the end bays break forward. Eaves
cornice with 2 dentilled and moulded bands, band of black brick crosses below
with moulded and dentilled soffit. 1:3:1 window range of vertically sliding
sashes with side margins to first floor, stepped and raised gauged arches,
recessed panels between windows, aprons to windows and panels. Central band,
that to the 3 centre bays of stucco with the centre breaking forward and
supported by 2 moulded brackets. Ground floor with 8 bands, lugged round headed
arches with keystones to windows and right doorway, right and left keystones
stepped. Aprons to windows. Step approach to panelled double doors,
semi-circular fanlight over.

Listing NGR: TQ8762690413

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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