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Moor Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Writtle, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7326 / 51°43'57"N

Longitude: 0.3877 / 0°23'15"E

OS Eastings: 564983

OS Northings: 206467

OS Grid: TL649064

Mapcode National: GBR NJ3.8TZ

Mapcode Global: VHJK0.NQV4

Entry Name: Moor Hall

Listing Date: 29 December 1952

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1237175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 428394

Location: Writtle, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Writtle

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Writtle All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

1. WRITTLE NEWNEY GREEN
5213
Moor Hall
TL 60 NE 8/570 29.12.52.

II*
2.
A timber-framed and plastered house of C15 origin, altered in the C16 and restored
after a fire in 1959. There are some good C16 features. 2 storeys and attics.
The windows are casements with leaded lights. The north front has 2 C16 gabled
bays rising to the full height of the house, with carved barge boards to the gables,
pendants and carved bressumers to the bay windows. There is a 2 storey porch
with the upper storey jettied and a similar gable to the bays. Roof tiled, with
a good C16 central chimney stack with grouped diagonal shafts. The interior has
original features and there is the remains of a moat. (RCHM 8).


Listing NGR: TL6498306467

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