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Old Plough House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Orsett, Thurrock

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Latitude: 51.5529 / 51°33'10"N

Longitude: 0.3672 / 0°22'2"E

OS Eastings: 564216

OS Northings: 186435

OS Grid: TQ642864

Mapcode National: GBR NL6.PMS

Mapcode Global: VHJKZ.B70C

Entry Name: Old Plough House

Listing Date: 8 February 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337059

English Heritage Legacy ID: 119616

Location: Thurrock, RM14

County: Thurrock

Electoral Ward/Division: Orsett

Built-Up Area: Bulphan

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bulphan St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Old Plough House
TQ 68 NW 1/8 8.2.60


C15 hall house with gabled and jettied crosswings. Timber framed and plastered,
with red plain tile roof. Two storeys. Timber casement windows, mostly
modern. Two gabled dormers. Red brick chimney stack of late C16, with 4
diagonal shafts. Mantel beam bears scratched date of 1632. Early C19 chimney
to east end. Cl7 and later extensions at rear. Internally are many original
features including C16 inserted first floor in hall, screens doorways, and
doors to opposite end of hall. Roofs are crown post and collar purlin.
Arch braced tie beams. (RCHM 5).

Listing NGR: TQ6421686435

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