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Forest House

A Grade II Listed Building in Chigwell, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6166 / 51°36'59"N

Longitude: 0.0981 / 0°5'53"E

OS Eastings: 545353

OS Northings: 192953

OS Grid: TQ453929

Mapcode National: GBR P3.Z94

Mapcode Global: VHHMZ.NM6J

Entry Name: Forest House

Listing Date: 28 June 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118606

Location: Chigwell, Epping Forest, Essex, IG7

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Chigwell

Built-Up Area: Redbridge

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text

TQ 49 SE CHIGWELL VICARAGE LANE
5/24 Forest House
28.6.54

Gv II

House, c.1800. Stock bricks, roof not visible behind parapet. Double pile,
entrance elevation to NW, 2 chimney stacks in each side wall. 2-storey
extension to NE, C19. Blocked central entrance at the head of 6 stone steps,
porch of 2 columns and pilasters with simple foliate capitals, dentilled
cornice. 4 double-hung sash windows of 4 lights, late C19, under flat arches
of gauged brick in shallow recesses with round arches of gauged brick. First
floor, 5 double-hung sash windows of 12 lights, original, with flat arches of
gauged brick. Second floor, 5 double-hung sash windows of 6 lights, late Cl9.
Parapet with stucco string course. SE (garden) elevation, ground floor, 5
double-hung sash windows of 12 lights of full storey height. First floor, 5
french windows, 2-'storey'cast iron balconies, with lattice design at ground
floor, Greek key design at first floor, tented canopy. Some damage to scalloped
edge, floors reinforced with steel girders. Some pine panelling inside.
Complete set of folding internal shutters on ground and first floor.


Listing NGR: TQ4535392953

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