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A Grade II Listed Building in North Weald Bassett, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7278 / 51°43'40"N

Longitude: 0.1266 / 0°7'35"E

OS Eastings: 546969

OS Northings: 205369

OS Grid: TL469053

Mapcode National: GBR LF3.NTH

Mapcode Global: VHHMF.4TSV

Entry Name: Esgors

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308858

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118214

Location: North Weald Bassett, Epping Forest, Essex, CM16

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: North Weald Bassett

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: North Weald St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

4/32 Esgors


House, mid-cl8, altered in C19. Red brickwork, Flemish bond, stone coping on
parapet, gables and pediment, slated roof. 2 st:oreys and half-cellar and
attics. Open pediment doorcase with 2 wooden Doric columns on stone plinths
at head of flight of 7 stone steps, 4-panel door of which the upper panels are
round-headed lights, fanlight over. On ground floor 2 double-hung sash windows,
of which the upper sash is divided by glazing bars into 6 lights, the lower sash
undivided, with flat arches of gauged brickwork. On first floor, 3 similar
windows. String course at level of base of pediment. Inside pediment dentils
and roundel bearing the date 1898, representing the latest stage of exterior
alteration. The front elevation comprises a symmetrical composition. 3 large
red brick chimneys. 'Esgors, formerly Isgoe, at Thornwood, is a square red brick
house dating from about 1750. It formerly had a frontage on the common but is
now set back about 100 yards from the main road'. (VCH, vol. IV, p.285).

Listing NGR: TL4696905369

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