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Latitude: 51.976 / 51°58'33"N
Longitude: 0.6514 / 0°39'4"E
OS Eastings: 582201
OS Northings: 234151
OS Grid: TL822341
Mapcode National: GBR QJ6.3HT
Mapcode Global: VHJJ0.7LQL
Entry Name: Little Maplestead Hall
Listing Date: 19 July 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1168607
English Heritage Legacy ID: 114348
Location: Little Maplestead, Braintree, Essex, CO9
Civil Parish: Little Maplestead
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Little Maplestead St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TL 83 SW LITTLE MAPLESTEAD CHURCH STREET
4/138 Little Maplestead Hall
House. C14 origin with C17 rebuild. C18 and C19 alterations. Double range.
Timber framed. C19 red brick facing. Plastered rear range. Hipped grey slate
roof with 3 gabled dormers to front range. 2 storeys and attics. 4
symmetrically placed red brick chimney stacks. 2 moulded bands. 2
symmetrically placed 2 storey bays with stone bands over windows. 1:1:1 window
range of vertically sliding sashes. Central enclosed red brick porch with
moulded brick pilasters and pediment. 4 panel door with light. Rear range.
Red tiled roof with C18 panelled door and fanlight over. Fluted columns and
open pediment. C18 small paned vertically sliding sash windows. Circa 1680
panelled door to left extension. Gabled dormer. Originally a C14 hall house,
on the site of the Commandery of The Knights of St. John of Jerusalem, Knights
Hospitallers. Many of the original timbers are incorporated into the C17
rebuild including the uprights and tie beams with mortices for 5 pegged arch
braces and split, heavily sooted roof rafters. C18 attic doors with
ironmongery. Circa 1850 staircase supported by a fluted column. Circa 1870/80
doors, architraves mouldings etc.
Listing NGR: TL8220234153
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