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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: 1256352



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

County: Essex

District: Maldon

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Heybridge

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Sep-1971

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Oct-1996

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 465018

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TL8508SW THE SQUARE, Heybridge 574-1/4/268 (North West side) 24/09/71 The Bembridge Hotel (Formerly Listed as: THE SQUARE, Heybridge Bentall's Hostel)


Hostel, now hotel. Mid C19. Rendered brick with double-gabled hipped slate gambrel roofs and gabled slate-roofed block at right-angles. EXTERIOR: main part of 2 storeys with attic; 4-window range; 2-storey rear range. Front elevation has 3 segmental-headed dormers with 9-pane sashes behind plain parapet with stone coping. Stucco-moulded cornice at base of parapet and thin corner pilasters. Both storeys have 2 wide and 2 narrower margin-glazed sashes with broad stucco surrounds with square decorative corners. Elevation to north-west has a 9-pane sash with moulded surround, flush with wall, in each attic; ends of valley concealed by parapet. 1st floor has 2 recessed 12-pane sashes; ground floor has replica fluted Doric doorcase with recessed entrance and semicircular bow window with moulded cornice, small paned sashes and fluted thin pilasters. The rendered 2-storey range to rear has three 16-pane recessed sashes on each floor. South-west elevation has small projecting flat-roofed block, small-paned 1st floor door to fire escape, one 9-pane sash to attic and one 12-pane sash on 1st floor. Single-storey rear range with slate roof and slate-roofed lean-tos. Rear elevation has C20 dormers and red English-bond brickwork. INTERIOR: not inspected. HISTORY: built as employees' hostel by Bentall's.

Listing NGR: TL8544308151

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National Grid Reference: TL 85443 08151


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