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Retaining Wall and Sluice at North Western End of the Lake

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Braxted, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8092 / 51°48'33"N

Longitude: 0.6844 / 0°41'3"E

OS Eastings: 585154

OS Northings: 215690

OS Grid: TL851156

Mapcode National: GBR QL5.KV1

Mapcode Global: VHJJS.TS5G

Entry Name: Retaining Wall and Sluice at North Western End of the Lake

Listing Date: 8 August 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118901

Location: Great Braxted, Maldon, Essex, CM8

County: Essex

District: Maldon

Civil Parish: Great Braxted

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Braxted All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


2/57 Retaining wall and
sluice at north western
end of the lake.


Retaining wall and sluice. C18/early C19 for the Du Cane family. Red brick
with stone coping. The wall encompasses the north western end of the lake with
the Cave/Icehouse q.v. 2/58 approx. 170 metres from north corner and the sluice
approx. 50 metres south of the cave. Lake Lodge q.v. 2/56 is south of the
sluice and access is by a later plain wooden bridge over the sluice. The sluice
walls are at least 7 metres deep with a plinth and terminate in the sluice
gate, this with upper and lower arches. Above the plinth to the north wall of
the sluice are 2 culvert arches.

Listing NGR: TL8515415690

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