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Greensted Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ongar, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7051 / 51°42'18"N

Longitude: 0.2258 / 0°13'32"E

OS Eastings: 553895

OS Northings: 203053

OS Grid: TL538030

Mapcode National: GBR MGY.3WQ

Mapcode Global: VHHMN.VDQP

Plus Code: 9F32P64G+28

Entry Name: Greensted Hall

Listing Date: 11 April 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337500

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117768

Location: Ongar, Epping Forest, Essex, CM5

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Ongar

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Greensted-juxta-Ongar St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Description


TL 50 SW ONGAR GREENSTED
4/53 "Greensted Hall"

GV II*

House. Now 3 dwellings. Probably a Medieval Hall core with extensive c.1700
rebuilding, said to have been an open hearth under the centre of the present
drawing room. Timber framed with brick cladding to half H-plan front. Red
plain tiled roofs.2 storeys and attics. 2:6:1: window range of small paned
vertical sliding sash windows, 3 gable dormers. Parapet. Segmental brick
arches to windows. Sundial to left crosswing with date (1698 A and M.C.)
Alexander and Mary Cleeve date "1695" on S front. Central pedimented doorcase
with C20 small paned glazed door. The East front has a central pediment. West
front 4:1:4 window range of small paned vertical sliding sashes, and a
projecting open porch. Interior with central pine panelled drawing room, pine
chimney pieces and other panelling, a fine staircase with twisted balusters and
carved string all of c.1700. 3 large red brick chimney stacks. RCHM 2.


Listing NGR: TL5389503053

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