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Latitude: 51.6259 / 51°37'33"N
Longitude: 0.8154 / 0°48'55"E
OS Eastings: 594969
OS Northings: 195656
OS Grid: TQ949956
Mapcode National: GBR RQ0.2YP
Mapcode Global: VHKH9.2DXD
Entry Name: The School and Clock Tower
Listing Date: 25 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123780
English Heritage Legacy ID: 116591
Location: Burnham-on-Crouch, Maldon, Essex, CM0
Civil Parish: Burnham-on-Crouch
Built-Up Area: Burnham-on-Crouch
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Burnham-on-Crouch St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
5217 HIGH STREET
The School and Clock
TQ 9595 1/44 25.10.73
A red brick octagonal tower with black brick quoins and diapering. Built
In 1877, it is of 4 stages surmounted by an open cupola with a fish scale
tiled ogee shaped roof. The upper stage is plastered, with corner pinnacles
and clock faces on the east and west sides. The 2nd storey has lancet
windows with lattice leaded lights. The 1st storey has casements with
stucco square hood moulds. The ground storey has three 4-centred arches
with hood moulds. Stucco moulded string courses run between the storeys.
Gabled wings with cut and shaped ornamental bargeboards extend to the
south on the east and west of the tower.
Nos 47 to 57 (odd), the school and Clocktower with No 30 and 44 to 50
(even) and Nos 1 and 2 Shore Road form a group. (Nos 47 to 53 (odd) and
Nos 48 and 50 are of local interest).
Listing NGR: TQ9496995656
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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