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MIDDLETON HOMES FOR THE BLIND

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: MIDDLETON HOMES FOR THE BLIND

List entry Number: 1256324

Location

MIDDLETON HOMES FOR THE BLIND, 48, WANTZ ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Maldon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Maldon

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Sep-1971

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465036

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

MALDON

TL8506NW WANTZ ROAD 574-1/9/216 (West side) 24/09/71 No.48 Middleton Homes for the Blind

GV II

Terrace of 5 houses, now home for the blind. Early C19. Grey Gault brick with slate gambrel roof, hipped on its north-east corner; 5 ridgeline stacks. Originally 5 terrace houses, the southernmost unit double fronted. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic; 10-window range. 5 lean-to dormers behind parapet with stone coping and with 6-pane sashes. Moulded stucco cornice below parapet and returning along north flank. Southern unit has three 12-pane sash windows on 1st floor; the ground floor has a central former door with semicircular head, now a small-paned sash window; to the south is a canted bay window with sash window with 2 vertical glazing bars; other side of door is a similar 12-pane sash. Rest of facade has semicircular-headed entrances alternating with sash windows; 1st floor has 4 blind window recesses alternating with sashes. All but one of the door openings have now been filled with sash windows. The exception has a projecting Ionic porch with columns, a semicircular fanlight and door with one large raised-and-fielded panel. The rear has 7 lean-to dormers each with a 6-pane sash and five 12-pane and one 9-pane sashes on 1st floor. Ground floor is obscured by C20 rear slate-roofed extensions projecting out at right-angles. INTERIOR: not inspected.





Listing NGR: TL8529706752

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National Grid Reference: TL 85297 06752

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