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Womens Institute Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochford, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5822 / 51°34'55"N

Longitude: 0.7061 / 0°42'22"E

OS Eastings: 587588

OS Northings: 190503

OS Grid: TQ875905

Mapcode National: GBR QNX.RBV

Mapcode Global: VHKHF.6H5G

Entry Name: Womens Institute Hall

Listing Date: 13 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 123259

Location: Rochford, Rochford, Essex, SS4

County: Essex

District: Rochford

Civil Parish: Rochford

Built-Up Area: Rochford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rochford St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

ROCHFORD WEST STREET
TQ 8790 NE/SE
(south side)
15/268 & 16/268 Womens Institute Hall,
(formerly The Corn
Exchange )
II
Meeting Hall. Formerly The Corn Exchange. Circa 1866. F. Chancellor.
Striated yellow brick. Grey slate roof with continuous raised lights to apex.
A tall single storey building, gabled to road with raised and gabled apex.
Moulded and dentilled cornices, moulded stone terminals. The raised apex with
side bands and roundel set within a recessed arch. An ornate wrought iron
bracket supports a double faced memorial clock, Queen Victoria's Jubilee
22/6/1892. 3 continuous recessed arches with striated round heads, each
decorated with central and base flower panels, foliate capitals and moulded
bases to attached shafts and flower decorated impost roundels enclose the
windows and central doors. The windows are vertically sliding sashes with round
headed fanlights over. Panelled double doors with ornate wrought iron round
headed grille over.


Listing NGR: TQ8758890503

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