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22 and 24, High Street, Halstead

Description: 22 and 24, High Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 113901

OS Grid Reference: TL8140530686
OS Grid Coordinates: 581405, 230686
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9451, 0.6380

Location: High Street, Halstead, Essex CO9 2AP

Locality: Halstead
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO9 2AP

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Nos 22 and 24
TL 8130 NW 1/25 24.2.50.


Large red brick house with good facade built in latter half of C18 by Jas Scarlet
(died 1807). 3 storeys and cellars, red plain tile roof with 2 hipped ends.
5 window range, plus 2 window range at west end, double hung sashes with glazing
bars in plain reveals. Central 1st floor. Venetian window with Ionic order
and Diocletian window over. Centre of front breaks forward under pediment,
(1 window range). Parapet, stone modillioned cornice, moulded stone coat of
arms under pediment, stone band between ground and 1st floor. 2 central doorways
with 6 panelled doors and 3 pillared common porch, up steps with iron handrails.
Ground floor has modern brick bay at east end. To rear a good brick facade
with 3 storey bay windows at each side. Good quality late C18 detailing internally,
including some murals. Roof construction is original, and there are indications
in the cellars of an earlier building on the site.

Listing NGR: TL8140530686

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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