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Latitude: 51.5291 / 51°31'44"N
Longitude: 0.7925 / 0°47'33"E
OS Eastings: 593798
OS Northings: 184827
OS Grid: TQ937848
Mapcode National: GBR RR4.35Y
Mapcode Global: VHKHN.PTBP
Plus Code: 9F32GQHV+J2
Entry Name: Cook House to Rear of Block LM, Horseshoe Barracks
Listing Date: 8 July 1998
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1375590
English Heritage Legacy ID: 469554
Location: Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea, SS3
Electoral Ward/Division: Shoeburyness
Built-Up Area: Southend-on-Sea
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: South Shoebury St Andrew with St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
Tagged with: Architectural structure
TQ 98 SW SOUTHEND ON SEA CHAPEL ROAD
Cookhouse to rear of block LM,
Cook house to barracks, British School of Gunnery. 1859. Yellow stock brick with slate hipped roof. Square single room plan.
EXTERIOR: small ancillary unit to rear of barrack block has 6/6-pane sashes each end and an entrance facing the barracks, with a raised ridge with side louvres. INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: separate cook houses were an innovation at barracks, where food was usually prepared in the rooms. Included as a very rare example of its type and an important functional part of the barracks, itself a unique example of military planning.
Listing NGR: TQ9379884827
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