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Porters Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Ford End, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8278 / 51°49'40"N

Longitude: 0.4271 / 0°25'37"E

OS Eastings: 567346

OS Northings: 217137

OS Grid: TL673171

Mapcode National: GBR NH0.6T3

Mapcode Global: VHJJN.CB35

Entry Name: Porters Hall

Listing Date: 19 June 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112702

Location: Great Waltham, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Great Waltham

Built-Up Area: Ford End

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Waltham St Mary and St Lawrence with Ford End St John

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/06/2016

TL 61 NE 1/214

Porters Hall

(Formerly listed as Cottages opposite the Swan Inn, DUNMOW ROAD)

A C17 timber-framed and plastered house built on an L-shaped plan with wings extending north-east and south-east. The south-east wing is faced in red brick with end pilasters 2 storeys. 3 window range on the south-west front. The windows on the ground storey are paired. 2 window range on the north-west front. The windows are casements. Roofs tiled, with a small gablet at the north-west end and an original cruciform chimney stack: (RCHM 38).

Brook House, Moss Rose Cottage and Hill Rise Cottage, Down House, Swan Cottage and Porters Hall form a group. (Moss Rose Cottage and Hill Rise Cottage, and Down House are buildings of local interest).

Listing NGR: TL6734617137

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