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Moat House

A Grade II Listed Building in Ridgewell, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0367 / 52°2'12"N

Longitude: 0.5277 / 0°31'39"E

OS Eastings: 573473

OS Northings: 240609

OS Grid: TL734406

Mapcode National: GBR PFY.870

Mapcode Global: VHJHR.32BG

Plus Code: 9F422GPH+M3

Entry Name: Moat House

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165751

English Heritage Legacy ID: 114142

Location: Ridgewell, Braintree, Essex, CO9

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Ridgewell

Built-Up Area: Ridgewell

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Ridgewell St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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House, C18, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed, partly faced with painted
brickwork, partly plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays
aligned NE-SW, with central stair and entrance hall, and an external chimmey
stack at each end, aspect SE. Rear wing with hipped roof from NE bay, and
single-storey extension with slate lean-to roof beyond. Single-storey extension
with slate lean-to roof in W angle. 2 storeys and attics. Central glazed door
in simple doorcase, and 2 double-hung sash windows of 16 lights, early C19.
First floor, 2 similar windows, and one C19/20 double-hung sash window of 12
lights over door. The lower storey of the front elevation is faced with
brickwork in Flemish bond, the upper storey with stretcher bond, and the sides
are faced with stretcher bond as far as the chimneys, all painted. The
staircase is elegantly curved round an open well, from ground to attic, with
mahogany handrail, plain stick balusters, and scrolled tread ends. All the
internal doors are of 6 panels. Moated site.

Listing NGR: TL7347340609

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