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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: 1111527



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

County: Essex

District: Tendring

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Jul-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 119887

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CLACTON-ON-SEA ST. JOHN'S ROAD, TM 1716 GREAT CLACTON (north side) 13/27 No. 30. Yew Trees. II House. C18 with later rear additions. Timber framed and rough rendered with batten decoration. Parapet. Red plain tiled roof with 2 gabled dormers. Rear wings. Central and rear red brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys and attics. 3 window range of small paned vertically sliding sashes. Central C19 hipped weatherboarded porch. 4 panelled 2 light door, moulded pilasters with moulded capitals and bases, urn and swag decoration to frieze, moulded corner patera, dentilled cornice. Internally, the frame is complete with arched through bracing and pegged side purlin roof. Some original vertically boarded doors with ironmongery. Chamfered bridging joists. The house appears to be one of the few larger homes in Great Clacton not associated with a farm but built for and occupied by a local man, Daniel Prentice. It was freehold and not copyhold of the manor. "Historical Notes on Yew Trees", Kenneth Walker, 1975.

Listing NGR: TM1745216523

Selected Sources

Walker, Kenneth , Historical Notes on Yew Trees, 1975,

National Grid Reference: TM 17452 16523


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