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A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Hedingham, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9902 / 51°59'24"N

Longitude: 0.5994 / 0°35'57"E

OS Eastings: 578574

OS Northings: 235605

OS Grid: TL785356

Mapcode National: GBR QHY.2D1

Mapcode Global: VHJHZ.B7QN

Entry Name: Porters

Listing Date: 7 August 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168493

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114554

Location: Castle Hedingham, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Castle Hedingham

Built-Up Area: Castle Hedingham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Castle Hedingham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

8/37 No. 7 (Porters)
7 8 52

House, now a Youth Hostel. C16 or earlier with later additions and alterations.
C19 facade. Timber framed and plastered. Red plain tiled roofs. Central
restored red brick chimney stack with concertina shafts and sunk panel inscribed
1675. Red brick chimney stack to left crosswing. H-plan. 2 storeys and cellar.
1:2:1 window range of C19 vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars, some of
which are 3 light. Pentice boards and moulded brackets over. 2 of the ground
floor windows are bays with hipped leaded roofs. C18/C19 8 panelled door to
left with reeded pilasters, moulded frieze, and slanting canopy with heavy
carved brackets. To right is a 4 panelled 2 light door with moulded surround
slanting canopy and brackets. Plain bargeboards with moulded brackets and
pendants to crosswing gables. RCHM 13.

Listing NGR: TL7857435605

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