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Chapel Cottage

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Horkesley, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9421 / 51°56'31"N

Longitude: 0.8752 / 0°52'30"E

OS Eastings: 597721

OS Northings: 230967

OS Grid: TL977309

Mapcode National: GBR SMK.63C

Mapcode Global: VHKFS.4G12

Entry Name: Chapel Cottage

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1222607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 417961

Location: Great Horkesley, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Great Horkesley

Built-Up Area: Tye Green (Colchester)

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Horkesley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Chapel Cottage
TL 93 SE 3/54 23.6.52
C15 chapel and Priest's residence, formerly charity chapel of St Mary the Virgin,
founded and endowed by John Falcon. Of red brick in English-bond with crow-stepped
gables and a stone finial cross at east apex. One diagonal chimney shaft central
to roof and another square-set at west gable. T-plan by extension to north-west.
East window shows altered pointed brick arch with a stone niche above, in gable
apex. Angle buttresses, and recent cast iron lattice casements. Pegtiled roof
with crested ridge-bonnets. Original floor-joists to west bay which is a former
Priest-house, with housed soffit-shoulders and ogee with hollow mouldings. (RCHM 2).

Listing NGR: TL9772130967

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