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Rayleigh’s Lost Heritage

Did you know that there are plans to demolish one of the few remaining ‘manor’ houses in Rayleigh?

Rayleigh House, situated in the High Road by Great Wheatley Road was built in 1873. The developers plan to replace it with a building ‘in the style of’ but  internally it will consist of 14 flats.

The application goes before Rochford District Council on 24th September 2009.

If you would like to see this building remain write to planning.applications@rochford.gov.uk



Rayleigh once had many fine buildings such as....

The Rookery in Hockley Road

Hollytrees in the High Road

Bellingham House at the High St end of Bellingham Lane

Peverils Farm House now the site of

the Police Station in the High Street

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September 2009 Update - Lost Heritage