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Hop Kiln and Office and Store at No 7

A Grade II Listed Building in Chelmsford, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7326 / 51°43'57"N

Longitude: 0.4758 / 0°28'32"E

OS Eastings: 571064

OS Northings: 206666

OS Grid: TL710066

Mapcode National: GBR PKK.741

Mapcode Global: VHJK2.6QD4

Entry Name: Hop Kiln and Office and Store at No 7

Listing Date: 21 November 1978

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141321

English Heritage Legacy ID: 352584

Location: Chelmsford, Essex, CM2

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Town: Chelmsford

Electoral Ward/Division: Moulsham and Central

Built-Up Area: Chelmsford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Cathedral Church of St Mary the Virgin, St Peter and St Cedd

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Hop-kiln and office
and store at No 7
(former Gray's Brewery)
TL 7106 NW 4/210B 21.11.78


C19. Two storeys on an L-plan, with a hop-kiln within the return of the two
ranges. The kiln has a tall truncated square-conoid roof with a flat lid to
its open top; slate-clad with leaded hips. The street frontage is of stock
brick with 4 pilasters and a first-floor band projecting. Roofs ridged, gabled
and slate-clad with eaves and troughing. Door central to frontage ground storey
with a window on each side, beneath brick arches. First storey had a central
loop-hole and a window 6 courses deep on each side. One stock brick chimney
stack. The east end of the front range has its first-floor band enlarged into
serpentine pediment of brickwork with a circular stone medallion carved with
a phoenix and dated 1801.

Listing NGR: TL7106406666

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

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