British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Clock House, Havering

Description: The Clock House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 April 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 201648

OS Grid Reference: TQ5642486602
OS Grid Coordinates: 556424, 186602
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5566, 0.2550

Location: B187, Romford, Greater London RM14 2QH

Locality: Havering
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: RM14 2QH

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

The Clock House
TQ 58 NE 13/16 17.4.72.
Circa 1775. Two storeys, red brick. Front to road is 5 windows wide. Ground
floor altered with later porch; 4 blind windows and one sash in upper floor
with cill-course and raised band-course between storeys, cornice and parapet.
In the centre of the parapet is a small rectangular turret with circular black
clock face with gilt figures. The clock is signed and dated 'Edward Tutet.
London.1774.' Above is an octagonal open pillared cupola with ogee dome.
The turret is probably of earlier date than the stables and brought from Woolwich
Arsenal; the weather vane dated 1700 is stored inside building. East side
has 2 projecting 2 storey wings, 1-3-1 windows assymetrical. West side has
pedimented centre, 1-3-1 windows. The building was formerly the stable block
to New Place, the seat of the Esdaile family which has been demolished.

Listing NGR: TQ5642486602

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.