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Essex House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Waltham Abbey, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6861 / 51°41'9"N

Longitude: -0.0025 / 0°0'8"W

OS Eastings: 538181

OS Northings: 200478

OS Grid: TL381004

Mapcode National: GBR KM.B25

Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.XW1B

Plus Code: 9C3XMXPX+C2

Entry Name: Essex House

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306335

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117684

Location: Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest, Essex, EN9

County: Essex

Civil Parish: Waltham Abbey

Built-Up Area: Waltham Abbey

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Waltham Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Waltham Abbey


(East Side)
No 20
(Essex House)

TL 3800 SW


Date 1722 and initials IWS on rainwater heads. Chequer brickwork of red stretchers,
grey headers, roof concealed behind parapet. 3 storeys and basement, plinth,
dentil and moulded brick cornice. 5 sash windows with glazing bars in flush
frames under flat arches, central window arches scalloped. 8 fielded panelled
door, 2 panels now glazed, under cut bracketed doorhood.
Inhabited in the early C19 by Samuel Howell, poet of Essex scenery.
Graded partly for historical interest.

Listing NGR: TL3818100478

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