History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Eastbury Manor House

A Grade I Listed Building in Eastbury, London

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5343 / 51°32'3"N

Longitude: 0.0994 / 0°5'57"E

OS Eastings: 545709

OS Northings: 183804

OS Grid: TQ457838

Mapcode National: GBR P9.5Q2

Mapcode Global: VHHNC.NPXM

Entry Name: Eastbury Manor House

Listing Date: 28 May 1954

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359303

English Heritage Legacy ID: 198246

Location: Barking and Dagenham, London, IG11

County: London

District: Barking and Dagenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastbury

Built-Up Area: Barking and Dagenham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Barking

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Barking

Listing Text

EASTBURY SQUARE
1. Becontree
5003

Eastbury Manor House
TQ 48 SE 6/1 28.5.54

I GV

2.
C16, thought possibly to date from before the Dissolution, but a rainwater
head is dated 1572. Three storeys, red brick with mullioned windows of plastered
brick. H-plan, the wings on the entrance front being considerably shorter
than those at the rear which form 2 sides of a courtyard, the fourth side
being a courtyard wall. Gabled ends to wings; tall brick gables and lucarne
windows form top floor in facades. Three storey porch in right hand corner
of centre of main front with early Renaissance pedimented archway. Fine brick
copings and finials to all gabletops. Fine ornamental chimney stacks. Courtyard
originally had 2, now one, 4-storey octagonal brick stair turret. Old tile
roofs. Interior has interesting features, stairs in stair turret, fireplaces
and early C17 wall paintings. For full accounts of the house and illustrations
see 'Eastbury Manor House' a monograph by the London Survey Committee 1917,
and Essex RCHM.


Listing NGR: TQ4570983804

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.