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Writtle Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Highwood, Essex

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Latitude: 51.709 / 51°42'32"N

Longitude: 0.3857 / 0°23'8"E

OS Eastings: 564926

OS Northings: 203830

OS Grid: TL649038

Mapcode National: GBR NJ9.VQ4

Mapcode Global: VHJK6.M9RR

Entry Name: Writtle Park House

Listing Date: 19 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112775

Location: Highwood, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Highwood

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Highwood St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Writtle Park House
TL 60 SW 11/903


0riginally a C16 courtyard house very much altered in the C18. The north front
has 2 Tudor crowstepped gables with pillar finials supporting lions holding standards.
The east side also has a crowstepped gable. The south front has a parapet with a
raised brick.band. 2 storeys. 7 window range on the south front, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in plain reveals on the 1st storey and in stuccoed reveals on the
ground storey. The doorway has fluted pilasters, triglyph frieze and cornice. The
north frnnt has 9 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased
frames. Roof tiled.

Listing NGR: TL6492603830

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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