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Nitrovit Limited, Witham

Description: Nitrovit Limited

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 113620

OS Grid Reference: TL8223714544
OS Grid Coordinates: 582237, 214544
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7998, 0.6415

Location: Mayland Road, Witham, Essex CM8 1DZ

Locality: Witham
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM8 1DZ

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Listing Text

In the entry for

The Maltings

The address shall be amended to read

Nitrovit Limited


The Maltings


Maltings and Maltings Office. c1700. Red brick with blue header diaper work.
Flemish and bond, corrugated asbestos roofs. Builder possibly Colling of Witham.
2 storeys, double range with Kiln and office to north east end. South East elevation
with 4 window range, ground floor windows with segmental heads incorporating blue
header decoration, now partly infilled. 2 light timber louvres over later small pane
metal windows. Moulded brick plinth. S.E. Office elevation with 2 similar first
floor windows and ground floor door. North West elevation with 5 window range in
irregular pattern and off centre first floor loading doors. Ground floor has 4
windows and three doors also in an irregular arrangement and similar detailing to S.E

Ground floor plan has original central wall continuing through second floor with
original ventilator arches. Original stop chamfered tie beams and timber supporting
columns, some good C19 fluted cast iron columns.

First floor has original double range roof of joggled framed and pegged side
purlins, pegged at ridge. Centre tenoned top plate scarf with early wrought iron
over straps.

Listing NGR: TL8223714544

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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