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Old Josselyns

A Grade II* Listed Building in Little Horkesley, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9573 / 51°57'26"N

Longitude: 0.8568 / 0°51'24"E

OS Eastings: 596392

OS Northings: 232612

OS Grid: TL963326

Mapcode National: GBR RL0.7GK

Mapcode Global: VHKFR.S2VC

Plus Code: 9F32XV44+WP

Entry Name: Old Josselyns

Listing Date: 23 June 1952

Last Amended: 27 January 1982

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266816

English Heritage Legacy ID: 420492

Location: Little Horkesley, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Little Horkesley

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Little Horkesley St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Old Josselyns
TL 93 SE 3/9 (formerly listed as
23.6.52 Joscelyns)
C16 house on an attenuated H-plan with additions to the north and aligned north-east,
to south-west. Frontage of 2 storeys with long wall jetty on knees without
pilasters, the east cross-wing continues the long jetty and the west wing projects
one bay forward and is unjettied. West gable jettied and with finely cut vine
trail on tie-beam dated 1928. Roofs ridged and gabled peg tiled. Extension
to west. Red brick chimney stack (recent) in return of west wing. To east
of whole house a 2 storey timber building with exposed frame, contiguous. Wind
braces stud to stud on outer faces. Hall range 4 bays long, with modern copies
of oriel windows, correctly moulded south elevation has 2 red brick chimney
stacks at south, and a long flat roofed extension full length. Inside a fine
Macquetrie chimney piece, this tripartite. An entire house on an L-plan, with
2 parallel stems at right angles to the main axis, it is of recent red brick
and attached to the north-east of Josselyns, 2 storeys, and has exposed reproduction,
timber framing on first storey. This may be a modern addition containing old

Listing NGR: TL9639232612

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