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Riverhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wivenhoe, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8552 / 51°51'18"N

Longitude: 0.9578 / 0°57'28"E

OS Eastings: 603793

OS Northings: 221539

OS Grid: TM037215

Mapcode National: GBR SNM.NYZ

Mapcode Global: VHKG6.KM7N

Entry Name: Riverhouse

Listing Date: 27 January 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421661

Location: Wivenhoe, Colchester, Essex, CO7

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Wivenhoe

Built-Up Area: Wivenhoe

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Wivenhoe St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

WIVENHOE WEST STREET
1.
5214
corner with
Quay Street
Riverhouse
TM 0321 30/30
II GV
2.
Former Congregational Chapel Dated: 'This Chapel was erected by Thomas Sanford,
Esq AD 1846'. Of square plan, brick, painted and rendered. Two storey front
to Quay street, with parapet and pediment dentilled. Pilastered returns and
giant order with doubled pilasters each side of central bay. First floor band
and ground storey portico with 2 round Doric columns, 2 pilasters and modern
doors in a recess. Three light windows over and 4 Doric columns, plinthed,
triglyphs, and mutules to the flat entablature. West side elevation has 2 ranges
of sash windows, now clear glazed, interspersed with 4 pilasters all with capitals
of the giant order.


Listing NGR: TM0378921579

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

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