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Cooperative Supermarket, Earls Colne

Description: Cooperative Supermarket

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 115922

OS Grid Reference: TL8573328944
OS Grid Coordinates: 585733, 228944
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9280, 0.6999

Location: Queens Road, Earls Colne, Essex CO6 2RB

Locality: Earls Colne
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO6 2RB

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/74 No. 37 (Co-operative
26.4.82 Supermarket)


House, now part of shop. Late C15, extended in 1887, altered in C20. Timber
framed, mainly clad with gault brick in Flemish bond, partly plastered, roofed
with handmade red plain tiles. 1887 extension in yellow stocks. L-plan, gabled
with long jetty (underbuilt) to street, and parallel range to right added in
1887. Single-storey extension to rear, roofed with C20 red pantiles. 2
storeys. Ground-floor, full-length C20 shopfront. First floor, 4 late C19
sashes of 12 lights. Stone plaque in right gable with beehive in roundel and
date 1887. Internally the original frame is virtually complete above the level
of the ground-floor window heads, with ornately moulded beams and joists,
original door and window openings, arched wall bracing, cambered tiebeams and
crownpost roof. (Documentary evidence from 1468 and measured drawings of frame
in Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 50-3).

Listing NGR: TL8573328944

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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