Creeksea Place, Ferry Road, Creeksea, Burnham-on-Crouch - Maldon

Former Elizabethan courtyard house completed1569, but the south range was demolished in 1740 and the east range rebuilt in C19. Fine original garden walls and gateways. The house suffers from major structural problems and is extensively propped internally. Comprehensive project development exercise completed with grant aid from Historic England to survey the building, research its history and plan long-term repairs. Meanwhile, the owners have stabilised the building, brought parts into use and carried out maintenance repairs. Discussions about further grants are currently in progress.

Creeksea Place, Ferry Road, Creeksea, Burnham-on-Crouch - Maldon
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CREEKSEA PLACE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1123776
  • Local Planning Authority: Maldon
  • Site Type: Domestic > Country house


  • Building Name: Creeksea Place
  • Street Name: Ferry Road
  • Locality: Creeksea
  • County: Essex
  • District / Borough: Maldon
  • Parish: Burnham-on-Crouch
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Maldon
  • Region: East of England

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: B - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: B
  • Ownership: Private