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Whitehall Cinema, Witham

Description: Whitehall Cinema

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 March 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 113528

OS Grid Reference: TL8222814686
OS Grid Coordinates: 582228, 214686
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8011, 0.6415

Location: B1389, Witham, Essex CM8 2BD

Locality: Witham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 2BD

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Whitehall Cinema
TL 8214 1/123 1.3.50.


Originally a good C18 - early C19 gault brick house turned into a cinema
in the C20 (now disused). The front block has a cinema entrance on the
ground storey but the upper storeys retain the original features. The front
is now painted brick with a parapet, stucco cornice and. pilasters which
rise through the two upper storeys framing the window ranges. 5 window
range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals. At the
north-east end there is a 2 storey addition of 2 window range with a C20
Cafe on the ground storey. 2 original Venetian windows are said to remain
behind the Cinema boards on the ground storey.

Nos 2 to 12 (even), Stable to No 4, No 16 (Roslyn Home), Whitehall Cinema,
Nos 22 to 26 (even), Wall to the former house "The Grove" and No 3 form
a group.

Listing NGR: TL8222814686

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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