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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheering, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8005 / 51°48'1"N

Longitude: 0.1864 / 0°11'11"E

OS Eastings: 550859

OS Northings: 213572

OS Grid: TL508135

Mapcode National: GBR MFQ.5XY

Mapcode Global: VHHM8.50XL

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1111359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118248

Location: Sheering, Epping Forest, Essex, CM22

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Sheering

Built-Up Area: Sheering

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Sheering St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


3/19 The Old Rectory


Rectory, C18, extended c.1800, now a private house. Gault brick and stucco,
roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Originally comprised an C18 house of 2
storeys with attics, aligned approx. NE-SW, with axial chimney stack. Extended
to NE and W c.1800 in Gothick style, stucco, 2 storeys, and to NW, one storey.
Internal chimney stack in NE wall. SE (garden) elevation ground floor, french
window, bay with 3 C20 double-hung sash windows, 2 early C19 double-hung sash
windows with some crown glass. First floor, 2 C20 double-hung sash windows,
bay with 3 early C19 double-hung sash windows, 2 more with some crown glass.
In roof to SW, 3 hipped dormers. Gothick extension to NE, crenellated parapet
with octagonal corner towers, drip moulding, label mouldings over windows.
Some smoke-blackened medieval rafters re-used in roof of SW block. SW chimney
stack partly of re-used C16 bricks, mixed indiscriminately with later bricks,
exposed in SW ground floor room.

Listing NGR: TL5085913572

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

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