BLOCKS A-D, HORSESHOE BARRACKS

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1112692

Date first listed: 28-Apr-1986

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Feb-1999

Statutory Address: 1-7, WARRIOR SQUARE, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: 1-7, WARRIOR SQUARE, SOUTHEND-ON-SEA

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

District: Southend-on-Sea (Unitary Authority)

National Grid Reference: TQ 93701 84708

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History

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Details

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TQ 98 SW 5/728

SOUTHEND ON SEA, Shoebury Garrison, WARRIOR SQUARE (east side), No. 1-7, Blocks A-D, Horseshoe Barracks

(Formerly listed as Numbers 1-4 (Consecutive), Blocks A-D, Horseshoe Barracks)

28.4.86

GV II

Terrace of 4 officers' quarters at British School of Gunnery, now houses. 1860, Block D added c1870, altered 1925. Yellow stock brick with rubbed brick flat arches, brick ridge stacks and slate roof. Late Georgian style. Single-depth plan with rear service blocks. EXTERIOR: each a 2-storey; 5-window range. Long symmetrical front with plat band and overhanging roof; each house has a central flat-headed porch with narrow side lights, flat-headed door with overlight and double panelled doors, and narrow side windows, with flat-headed 6/6-pane sashes. 1-window range end gables have a blind attic lunette. INTERIOR: not inspected but noted as having rear dogleg stair from entrance hall. HISTORY: the RA School opened in 1859. Each originally had rooms for 4 officers to the front and rear servants' quarters. (PSA Drawings Collection, NMR, Swindon: RA Barracks and Old Ranges: 1860-: CTR 361-364; Glennie D: Gunners Town: History of Shoeburyness: Civic Publications: 1948-).



Listing NGR: TQ8832085635

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 122963

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Sources

Books and journals
Glennie, D, Gunners Town History of Shoeburyness, (1948)

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