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Hi all.

I drove past this large manor house this evening, was pretty boarded up but quite old and I imagine it's got some gems inside. Currently looking at redevelopment.

On phone at the moment so can't post a Google map image, will do tomorrow.

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Hi all.

I drove past this large manor house this evening, was pretty boarded up but quite old and I imagine it's got some gems inside. Currently looking at redevelopment.

On phone at the moment so can't post a Google map image, will do tomorrow.

Looks pretty cool actually mate

http://www.daparchitecture.co.uk/portfolio-view/tabor-house/

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Thanks @mookster & @hamtagger. Dubbed Navigator, this used to be County High School, once part of the still existing Tabor School in Braintree. It has been used as a few things over the years, Social Services had it at one point but now being redeveloped in to apartments I believe. Good news really as it is such a lovely building and would be a terrible waste. This building really does have a lot of history in the town.

I'm not sure how far the development stage is, but might still be worth checking out.

Here is the link to my thread : http://www.oblivionstate.com/forum/showthread.php/8393-County-High-Essex?highlight=county

and here are a few pictures from inside, possibly one of the nicest halls I have seen. Aside from that, there is not much else i there worth seeing, a strange looking corridor and the bell tower but the exterior of the building is pretty impressive in itself.

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They don't operate CCTV here, they have squirrel watch :D15882321304_966f8a5402_c.jpg

Might not have been a bad thing that you kept driving, Braintree is a shithole haha! I have recently moved from there up to Lincs. Glad I got this one done though :thumb

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