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Latitude: 51.8423 / 51°50'32"N
Longitude: 0.6695 / 0°40'10"E
OS Eastings: 583994
OS Northings: 219331
OS Grid: TL839193
Mapcode National: GBR QKS.G3P
Mapcode Global: VHJJL.KY9L
Entry Name: Rook Hall
Listing Date: 29 July 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1170991
English Heritage Legacy ID: 116531
Location: Kelvedon, Braintree, Essex, CO5
Civil Parish: Kelvedon
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Kelvedon St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
KELVEDON HOLLOW ROAD
TL 81 NW (north side)
5/234 Rook Hall
House. Circa 1600, extended in C17, C18 and C20. Timber framed, plastered,
roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 2 bays aligned NW-SE, with external stack
at each end. C17 one-bay extension to SE, C18 one-bay extension to NW. C20
extensions to NE. 2 storeys with attics. SW elevation, 3 C20 casements on
ground floor, 2 on first floor. C20 French windows. The right extension,
originally of one storey, has been raised approx. 0.5 metre to match the left
extension, both now of one storey with attics, in gambrel roofs. Jowled posts.
Chamfered axial beams with lamb's tongue stops, plain joists of approximately
square section. Large wood-burning hearth to right with sides of 0.33 metre
brickwork, original. Smaller C18/19 hearth at left. Primary straight bracing
exposed internally in left extension.
Listing NGR: TL8399419331
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