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Cockethurst Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in St Laurence, Southend-on-Sea

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Latitude: 51.5667 / 51°34'0"N

Longitude: 0.6732 / 0°40'23"E

OS Eastings: 585367

OS Northings: 188702

OS Grid: TQ853887

Mapcode National: GBR Y4S.6C

Mapcode Global: VHJKY.MW7B

Entry Name: Cockethurst Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 November 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168800

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122936

Location: Southend-on-Sea, SS2

County: Southend-on-Sea

Electoral Ward/Division: St Laurence

Built-Up Area: Southend-on-Sea

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Eastwood St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Cockethurst Farmhouse
TQ 88 NE 2/5 25.ll.5l.
A Cl6-Cl7 red bruck house with Dutch gables at the north and south ends. A wing
extends to the west at the south end. 2 storeys and attics. 4 window range on
the east front, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals. A central
brick porch has a Dutch gable. Roof tiled, mansard, with 3 gabled dormer windows
and a chimney stack with grouped rectangular shafts. This house was the home
of Samuel Vassal in the early C17 and remained in the family until the death of
Asser Vassal the last of the line (1808).

Listing NGR: TQ8536788702

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