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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.

Name: BRETONS

List entry Number: 1079875

Location

BRETONS, RAINHAM ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Greater London AuthorityHaveringLondon Borough

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1955

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 201638

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

RAINHAM ROAD 1. 5017 Hornchurch Bretons TQ 58 SW 11/1 7.1.55. II* GV 2. Late C17, rebuilt about 1740 retaining some features of earlier date. Three storeys, red brick, 5 flush framed sash windows with cambered heads, raised bands to front, cornice, parapet and triple hipped slate roof, end stacks. Central full height square projection over open Doric columned porch with entablature with shaped modillions; painted wood modillion cornice, pediment to front. Doorway with heavy wood rustications, 6 fielded panelled door and heavy wood barred radiating fanlight. Rear elevation 3 storeys, 5 windows, sashes with cambered heads, those on ground and first floor replaced by modern wooden casements. Central 6 fielded panelled door with cornice hood. Central round-headed staircase window. Single storey wings with tiled roofs projecting to right and left. Interior has black and white paved entrance hall with good late C17 round-headed archway of wood with cartouche; staircase also late C17 of robust design, heavy handrail, continuous string, twisted balusters with carved cups, square newels. Room to left: plain marble fireplace surround, modillion ceiling cornice; room to right: panelling to ceiling circa 1740, modern fireplace surround.



Listing NGR: TQ5169684863

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National Grid Reference: TQ 51696 84862

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