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53, Traps Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Loughton, Essex

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Latitude: 51.6486 / 51°38'55"N

Longitude: 0.0646 / 0°3'52"E

OS Eastings: 542936

OS Northings: 196446

OS Grid: TQ429964

Mapcode National: GBR N6.NZM

Mapcode Global: VHHMS.2THJ

Entry Name: 53, Traps Hill

Listing Date: 14 February 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 118645

Location: Loughton, Epping Forest, Essex, IG10

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Loughton

Built-Up Area: Loughton

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Loughton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 31/07/2015

TQ 49 NW

No. 53

(Formerly listed as Nos. 51 and 53,TRAPS HILL)



House, C17, extensively altered in C19. Timber-framed and brick, stuccoed, slate roof. Near-square plan, C17, extended to NE and E in C19, and refronted to NW in C19. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 4-panel door and light over in shallow doorcase, early C19. One double-hung sash window of 12 lights, early C19, one bow of double-hung sash windows of 4-12-4 lights, early C19, one bay of 3 double-hung sash windows of 4 lights, late C19. First floor windows as on ground floor, with one double-hung sash window of 4 lights, late C19, over door. Parapet and 2 string courses. The roofs of the rear wings are of handmade red clay tiles.
This building originally formed a 'Unit System' group with Priors (now No.7 Rowans Way) the first identified in Essex, fully described and its ownership documented in K. L. Sandall: The Unit System in Essex, Archaeological Journal vol.130, 1975, 195-201.

Listing NGR: TQ4293696446

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