OAKWOOD HOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1256957

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Oct-1996

Statutory Address: OAKWOOD HOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALL, 2, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: OAKWOOD HOUSE AND ATTACHED GARDEN WALL, 2, HIGH STREET

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

County: Essex

District: Maldon (District Authority)

Parish: Maldon

National Grid Reference: TL 84819 06996

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Details

MALDON

TL8406SE HIGH STREET 574-1/8/49 (South East side) 02/10/51 No.2 Oakwood House and attached garden wall (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET (South side) No.2 Oakwood)

GV II

House, now gallery, offices and flat. Early C19 with remnants of earlier building. Timber-framed and rendered with gambrel plain tile roof with half-hipped end. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with attic and cellar and matching late C19 bay on south-west end; 4-window range. Front has 3 hipped roof dormers with moulded cornices and C20 asymmetrical 12-pane sash windows. Eaves cornice of bold ogee modillions. Three 2-storey canted bay windows with tripartite small-paned sash windows with timber keystones. 1st floor has flush sash window with similar details. Ground floor has pedimented Gibbs surround to entrance between 2 original bay windows, with door of 6 raised-and-fielded panels. Flight of steps with elegant wrought-iron handrails incorporating boot scrapers. 2 cellar lights in plinth. Rear elevation has 2 gabled 2-storey extensions with plain tiles and mixture of windows including sashes. INTERIOR: symmetrical early C19 part has central hall with elliptical arch with keystone to right; now glazed. Chinese-Chippendale staircase in well to rear with elliptical arch at head on 1st floor landing. 2 original rooms on 1st floor have simple marble fireplace surrounds and cast-iron grates. Many early C19 doors and architraves survive and cupboard with cockspur hinges. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: garden wall to rear has stone plaque with letters: 'PW'.



Listing NGR: TL8481906996

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