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White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ongar, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7042 / 51°42'15"N

Longitude: 0.2476 / 0°14'51"E

OS Eastings: 555402

OS Northings: 202995

OS Grid: TL554029

Mapcode National: GBR MGZ.3DP

Mapcode Global: VHHMP.7FQF

Entry Name: White House

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117794

Location: Ongar, Epping Forest, Essex, CM5

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Ongar

Built-Up Area: Chipping Ongar

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Chipping Ongar with Shelley

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

9/160 Church Approach.
20/2/67 White House


House, set in pleasant garden to East of Church. Probably Cl6 (date 1599 on
a beam which used to be in attic) extensively altered Cl8. Mainly timber framed
and plastered, the front wall gault bricked c.1835 now painted white. Red plain
tiles to double range roof. 2 storeys, basement and attics with 4 flat head
dormers. 4 window range of small paned, vertical sliding sashes. Plain
parapet. Central C20 glazed door and C20 surround. Porch with 4 square pillar
supports with moulded bases and capitals to flat canopy. Attached red brick
diagonal shaft chimney to left, large rectangular chimney stack with 6 chimney
pots to centre and a red brick stack to right. Internally there is good C18
panelling to lounge and hall and a fine fireplace. Moulded cornice to ceilings
and fluted pilasters with moulded capitals to Hall alcove. A fine Cl8
staircase. Reputed to be a C16 fireplace in one attic. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TL5540202995

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