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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: 1306976



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

County: Essex

District: Rochford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rayleigh

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Oct-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 123035

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RAYLEIGH HIGH STREET TQ 8090-8190 (west side) 7/91 Nos. 78 to 84 (even) Francis House (Lloyds Bank) GV II

Former house, now a bank. Early/mid C19. Plastered brick. Hipped grey slate roof. 3 storeys. 5 bays with central raised pediment. Parapet. Band to each storey end and pediment. Pilasters with moulded capitals to first and second floor. 2:1:2 window range of vertically sliding sashes, moulded surrounds, 12 panes to first floor and 9 panes to second floor, excepting central first floor double doors. These with anthemion and roundel motifs to cast iron balcony. 5 moulded openings to ground floor, those to right and left with 6 panelled doors, central small paned window with sidelights, small paned door to right and blocked opening to left now with service till. A plaque to first floor relates "Here Lived Edward Belcher Francis, Local Archaeologist and Benefactor who Donated Rayleigh Mount to The National Trust, 1850-1939".

Listing NGR: TQ8058690712

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National Grid Reference: TQ 80586 90712


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