This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.

MILLINGTON HOUSE

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: MILLINGTON HOUSE

List entry Number: 1147589

Location

MILLINGTON HOUSE, COLCHESTER ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Tendring

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Jan-1987

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

Legacy System Information

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 120306

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

THORPE-LE-SOKEN COLCHESTER ROAD TM 12 SE (north side) 5/77 Millington House,

GV II

House. Early C17, altered in C20. Timber framed, weatherboarded, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Main range of 4 bays facing E, with axial stack in left bay, and 4-bay crosswing to left, with external stack to rear. External stack at right end of main range, now enclosed by C20 extension beyond, projecting to rear. 2 storeys. 6-window range of C20 casements, and one original window on first floor with 2 ovolo mullions and modern glazing. C20 door, and garage doors in right extension. The crosswing is jettied to the front, with exposed joists of vertical section and 2 C20 brackets. Jowled posts, straight and curved primary bracing. In the main range the 2 bays at the right end were originally divided axially into 2 service rooms (partition now removed), the axial beam chamfered at the front only, without stops, with plain joists of vertical section. The next bay has 2 chamfered longitudinal beams with plain stops, and plain joists of vertical section. Large wood-burning hearth facing to right, of 330 mm brickwork, in short chimney bay. The crosswing is divided originally into 2 ground-floor rooms, with original wattle and daub infill inscribed with a diamond pattern. The binding beams are chamfered without stops, with plain joists of vertical section. On the first floor there was originally a similar partition, now removed. The tiebeams are chamfered with broach stops, and the plain joists of vertical section frame an original ceiling. Shutter groove in front tiebeam. Hearth on first floor with depressed arch and chamfered jambs, originally plastered, now stripped. Composite roof over main range, mainly of clasped purlin construction, with butt-purlin section in front pitch. RCHM 4. An old photograph showing it as 3 tenements appears in E.A. Wood, A History of Thorpe-le-Soken to the year 1890, 1975.

Listing NGR: TM1702123035

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wood, E A , A History of Thorpe le Soken to the Year 1890, (1975)

National Grid Reference: TM 17021 23035

Map

Map
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1147589 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Aug-2018 at 01:43:05.

End of official listing