CRANHAM HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1358508
Date first listed:
07-Jan-1955
Statutory Address:
CRANHAM HALL, THE CHASE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CRANHAM HALL, THE CHASE

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

County:
Greater London Authority
District:
Havering (London Borough)
National Grid Reference:
TQ 57241 86109

Details

THE CHASE 1. 5017 Cranham Cranham Hall TQ 58 NE 13/19 7.1.55 II GV 2. Originally a large mansion of late C16 or early C17 date which was the house of General James Oglethorpe (1691-1785) the colonist of Georgia; demolished circa 1789. It is not clear how much, if any, of the old house was incorporated in the present building. Main front late C18. Three storeys, stucco. Five sash windows the 2 on the south with lowered cills. Central boric porch, approached by steps, doorway with side lights, surmounted by a radiating semi-circular fanlight with an outer band of radiating flutes. Raised band forms top floor cill. Dentilled eaves, hipped slate roof. North side has 1 sash window to each floor on west of elevation and to east on ground floor a single storey canted bay window. The rear wing is of 2 storeys colourwashed brick with 4 windows eaves cornice and hipped slate roof. (RCHM3).



Listing NGR: TQ5724186109

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
201558
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex South East, (1923), 28

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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