Post Office Adjacent Property
- 27 Jun 2000
- Post Office Adjacent Property, The Street, High Ongar, Epping Forest, Essex, CM5 9NB
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
TL 50 SE HIGH ONGAR THE STREET, 7/9 Post Office adj. Property 20.2.67
House. C15 former hall house with crosswings. Timber framed and weatherboarded, with red plain tile roof. 2 storeys, and attics. Jettied and gabled crosswings. 4 window range C19 casements. Crosswings linked by long wall jetty. Small early C19 shop with grey slate lean-to roof, now forms Post Office. Gabled dormer. Late C18 weatherboarding with bead moulding. Original open hall virtually rebuilt late C15 or early C16, and west wing extended C17.
Large C16 red brick chimney stack with 4 octagonal shafts. The east wing is said to have contained the C18 village lock-up. (RCHM 9).
Listing NGR: TL5657103757
© Mr Andrew Pepper. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Pepper, Andrew
Rights Holder: Pepper, Andrew
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