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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: 1124066



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

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ongar

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 27-Aug-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Apr-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 117792

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TL 5502 ONGAR HIGH STREET (E side) 9/77 No 152 Wren House (formerly 27/8/52 listed as the Wren Shop) GV II Shop. C16 with C18 features. Timber framed and plastered with red plain tiled roof, hipped and sprocketted to High Street and right return to Church Approach. Projecting eaves with moulded cornice. 2 storeys. 1 front and 2 return, late Cl8 small paned vertical sliding sash windows in moulded architraves. Ground floor, front face with C18 small paned bow window and C20 part glazed door in original opening. 3 pilasters with plain bases and moulded capitals, moulded and dentilled window and door heads, plain fascia with projecting, moulded cornice above. Door approached by 3 steps with wrought iron baluster rails. Right return with 2 Cl8 small paned vertical sliding sash windows. Central C20, 3 board door with Cl8 surround and moulded soffit to flat canopy with brackets. Central red brick chimney stack.

Listing NGR: TL5531602978

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National Grid Reference: TL 55316 02978


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