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Clerk of Works House, Horseshoe Barracks

A Grade II Listed Building in Shoeburyness, Southend-on-Sea

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Latitude: 51.5276 / 51°31'39"N

Longitude: 0.7908 / 0°47'26"E

OS Eastings: 593684

OS Northings: 184653

OS Grid: TQ936846

Mapcode National: GBR RR4.2S0

Mapcode Global: VHKHN.NVFV

Entry Name: Clerk of Works House, Horseshoe Barracks

Listing Date: 8 July 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1375591

English Heritage Legacy ID: 469555

Location: Southend-on-Sea, SS3

County: Southend-on-Sea

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

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/09/2014

TQ 98 SW

SOUTHEND ON SEA, Shoebury Garrison,
No. 9 (Clerk of Works House, Horseshoe Barracks)

(Formerly listed as No 5 (Clerk of Works House, Horseshoe Barracks))


Officer's house at British School of Gunnery. c1861. Yellow stock brick with rubbed brick heads, brick stacks, and slate hipped roof. Double-depth plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; 3-window range. Entrance front has projecting coped gable with finial and k11eelers one bay from the left, first-floor brick string and cill course. Left-hand entrance bay set back with a segmental-arched doorway with plate-glass overlight and 4-panel door; segmental-arched 2/2-pane sashes, with keys on the ground floor, the front gable has a wide shallow parapetted bay with a tripartite window with brick mullions, ground-floor tripartite windows to the right, to the first floor over the bay, and the left-hand side of the left-and return.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORY: the RA School opened in 1859.
(PSA Drawings Collection, NMR, Swindon: RA Barracks and Old Ranges: 1861-: CTR 362-364; Glennie D: Gunners Town: History of Shoeburyness: Civic Publications: 1948-).

Listing NGR: TQ9368484653

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