Ancient House / Kings Head Public House

8 Jun 2002
Ancient House, The Street, Ardleigh, Tendring, Essex, CO7 7NP
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Kings Head Public House, The Street, Ardleigh, Tendring, Essex, CO7 7NP
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


6/60 Ancient House 17.11.66 GV II

House. C15 with C16, C17 and later alterations and additions. Exposed timber frame and red brick. Red plain tiled roofs. Of 3 ranges with gables to pavement and additional rear ranges. Chimney stack to rear of left range and right of right range. 2 storeys and attics, the-right gable with 4 light mullion window. Gable bressumers moulded to left gable. Jetty to left and central range, the right forward range now with underbuilt jetty, red.brick infill to ground floor. Carved jetty bressumer. First floor mullion windows of 4 lights with 4 light side lights, that to right without side lights, moulded cills, all partly restored. Gothic heads to some windows. Ground floor left and central 7 and 6 light angled bays, 6 light window to right, with Gothic heads. Plank and muntin door with segmental head to right of central range.

Left return, two 5 light mullions to ground floor and 4 light mullions to first floor, one to ground floor original. Internally moulded bridging and ceiling joists are visible. Said to have original roof structure. At one time the Kings Head Public House, kept by Jonathan Bull in 1796. F.H. Erith, Ardleigh in 1796", 1978. No entry at time of re-survey. Property vacant for many months. RCHM 6.

Listing NGR: TM0531729456


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Brick, Tile, Timber, Medieval Jettied House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Jettied Building, Timber Framed Building, Timber Framed House, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Public House, Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational