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Rivenhall Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Rivenhall, Essex

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Latitude: 51.818 / 51°49'4"N

Longitude: 0.6442 / 0°38'39"E

OS Eastings: 582348

OS Northings: 216571

OS Grid: TL823165

Mapcode National: GBR QKY.TZT

Mapcode Global: VHJJS.3KXN

Plus Code: 9F32RJ9V+6M

Entry Name: Rivenhall Old Rectory

Listing Date: 7 February 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122557

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113582

Location: Rivenhall, Braintree, Essex, CM8

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Rivenhall

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rivenhall and Silver End

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Rivenhall Old Rectory
TL 81 NW 5/101


A C16-C17 timber framed house but considerably altered and added to in
the C18. It is now mainly C18 but original wings remain at the north-west
side, with timber-framing exposed (1 wing -is now weatherboarded). The
north-east and south-east fronts are of red brick. 2 storeys and attics,
with a aparapet and a raised brick band. The parapet is broken in front
of the dormers. The north-east front is 2 window range (1 blocked) and
the south-east front is 3:3 window range. A wing of 1 storey with parapet
with sunk panels and raised brick bank extends to the south-west. The
windows generally are C18, double-hung sashes with glazing bars (thin section),
in plastered reveals. The doorway on the north east front has pilasters
and a flat hood on cut brackets with a segmental headed fanlight above.
Roof tiled, hipped with 1 flat headed dormer on the north-east front and
3 semi-circular headed dormers on the south-east front, The interior
has good C18 features including a staircase with cut strings and turned
balusters, panelling and fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TL8234816571

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

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