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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1111020



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Essex

District: Maldon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wickham Bishops

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1953

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 119091

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1/92 Wickham Hall 10.1.53


Manor house. C16 or earlier origin with c18 and later alterations and additions. Timber framed and plastered. C18 facade red brick with black headers. Red plain tiled double range main roofs and various hipped roofs to left and rear. 4 red brick chimney stacks, that to valley with attached diagonal shafts. The main range of 2 storeys and attics and 2 gables. Various single and 2 storey ranges to left. Main range with 2 bands, 2 windows to gables, 3 to first floor and 2 to ground floor, all vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars and horns. Central C19 open red tiled porch on timber supports. 2 panelled door with coloured glass margins, moulded surround, frieze and reveal panels. The front single storey left range hipped to left with 2 windows. Interior features include stick staircase and stop chamfered bridging joists. There is a diamond leaded window containing 11 medieval stained glass quarries, 10 depict birds and one a tree. The window is not in-situ but has been recorded since C18. Formerly a palace of the Bishops of London. It is possible that traces of older buildings remain under the present decorations. Moated site. RCHM 2.

Listing NGR: TL8309810592

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National Grid Reference: TL 83098 10592


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