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The Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Old Harlow, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7728 / 51°46'22"N

Longitude: 0.1428 / 0°8'34"E

OS Eastings: 547939

OS Northings: 210406

OS Grid: TL479104

Mapcode National: GBR LDK.T2S

Mapcode Global: VHHM7.FPBV

Plus Code: 9F32Q4FV+44

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 12 January 1983

Last Amended: 26 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166304

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118166

Location: Harlow, Essex, CM17

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: Old Harlow

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Harlow St Mary and St Hugh with St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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The Round House
2/35 (formerly listed as the Round
12.1.83 House Cottage under Harrow Tye)

Lodge cottage, late C18, extended in early C20. Timber framed, plastered, roof
thatched. Octagonal, with central chimney stack, in 2 rooms at each floor,
built as 2 cottages, now combined. Extension to SE with chimney stack at
end, early C20. Minor lean-to extensions to NE and W. 2 storeys. Pyramidal
stop roof, extended with a gable to SE All existing doors and windows C20. On
upper floor of NW elevation a blocked window, designed externally to resemble a
four-petalled flower, with a diamond-shaped frame visible internally through
wallpaper. A similar diamond-shaped window in. SE elevation, visible through
wallpaper inside the extension. In the tithe award of 1849 this building was
occupied as 2 tenements (then in the parish of Harlow). It is marked on the
First Edition 1" Ordnance Survey c.1802. Originally it was a lodge cottage on
the western approach to Hubbards Ball, although this access is now interrupted.

Listing NGR: TL4793910406

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