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MINISTRY OF DEFENCE BUILDING L170A AT TL 3778 0109

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.

Name: MINISTRY OF DEFENCE BUILDING L170A AT TL 3778 0109

List entry Number: 1140100

Location

MINISTRY OF DEFENCE BUILDING L170A AT TL 3778 0109

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

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Waltham Abbey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Nov-1993

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 352177

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ROYAL GUNPOWDER FACTORY TL3700 3/10015 MOD Building L170a at TL 3778 0109 GV II

Expense magazine. 1857. English bond brick coped gable ends to slate roof over brick-vault. Rectangular plan. One storey. Raised doorway to north side formerly served by a railway on a trestle. Associated with buildings L168 and L176 (qv). The earliest expense magazine on the site - the others being L141 and L154 (qv)- which was built to serve the incorporating mill of 1857 (demolished). Built for the temporary storage of gunpowder before it was transported into the northern part of the site for pressing, moulding and drying.

Listing NGR: TL3778001090

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National Grid Reference: TL 37780 01090

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