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Quaker Meeting House, to Rear of Numbers 203-5

A Grade II Listed Building in Kelvedon, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8399 / 51°50'23"N

Longitude: 0.7039 / 0°42'14"E

OS Eastings: 586373

OS Northings: 219154

OS Grid: TL863191

Mapcode National: GBR QKT.QS8

Mapcode Global: VHKG8.500W

Entry Name: Quaker Meeting House, to Rear of Numbers 203-5

Listing Date: 29 May 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116504

Location: Kelvedon, Braintree, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Kelvedon

Built-Up Area: Kelvedon

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Kelvedon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

KELVEDON HIGH STREET
TL 8619-8719 (north-west side)

8/193 Quaker Meeting House,
to rear of Nos. 203-5
29.5.87

GV II

Quaker meeting house, now a store. Early C18. Red brick in Flemish bond,
roofed with handmade red plain tiles. Rectangular plan facing SE (internally,
facing SW). C20 lean-to workshop against front elevation. C20 small lean-to
against rear elevation. 2 storeys. 3 C18 sashes of 8 + 12 lights with
segmental arches, and one oval window with radial tracery. Some crown glass.
Doorway reduced with C20 brickwork. Double range roof with leaded hips. One
similar sash in each return, one in rear elevation. The NE end of the rear
elevation has been rebuilt in the C20, retaining the earlier sash, with flettons
on the inside. The interior originally had a boarded dado all round, of which
some remains at the NE end. 2 wooden platforms for seating across the full
width of the NE end survive. The Kelvedon Local Meeting was established in
1711. (Records at Friends' Meeting House, Colchester).


Listing NGR: TL8637319154

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