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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: WALTHAM ABBEY VICARAGE

List entry Number: 1124127

Location

WALTHAM ABBEY VICARAGE, HIGHBRIDGE STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
EssexEpping ForestDistrict AuthorityWaltham Abbey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 03-Feb-1971

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 117633

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

HIGHBRIDGE STREET 1. 1767 Waltham Abbey Vicarage TL 3800 NW 1/1D 3.2.71. II* GV

2. Late C16 or early C17 L-shaped building. 2 storeys and attic, 3 windows. High pitched roof, renewed tiles, gabled at left and with projecting section under gable at right. 1 original and 1 renewed brick chimney. 2 later, flat headed dormers stuccoed walls. Sash windows (some renewed) with glazing bars in near flush, moulded frames. Ground floor windows have old external shutters. Projecting ground-floor section within the L has early C19 entrance porch with square wood columns, cornice hood and trellised side. Door has 2 glazed panels above and rusticated panels below. Reeded architrave. 2 round-headed late C18 windows at back, one, in gabled extension, has patterned radial head which may have been a door fanlight. Joseph Hall, afterwards Bishop of Exeter and Norwich, lived here 16l2-34. Thomas Fuller, cleric and historian, lived here 1649-57. Graded partly for historic interest.

Church or the Holy Cross and St Lawrence, Abbey Gateway, Midnight Chapel and Harolds Bridge, Walls of Abbey and Chapter House, Garden Wall and the Vicarage form a group.

Listing NGR: TL3808700666

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National Grid Reference: TL 38087 00666

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