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79 and 81, High Street, Earls Colne

Description: 79 and 81, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 115927

OS Grid Reference: TL8592328880
OS Grid Coordinates: 585923, 228880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9274, 0.7026

Location: A1124, 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)

8/79 Nos. 79 and 81
21.6.62 (formerly listed as
House and shop


House. C15, of at least 2 builds, altered in C16 and C18. Timber framed,
plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. Left crosswing formerly jettied
and gabled to street, now underbuilt and oversailed by roof of main range. C19
external stack at left, C19 internal stack at right. Rear extensions. 2
storeys. 3-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights. 6-panel door, the
top 2 panels glazed, with simple canopy on brackets. Internally, high quality
original frame with stop-chamfered beams and some original door and window
openings. This property and nos. 83 and 85 (item 8/80, q.v.) adjoining were
under joint ownership for much of their history, and have been roofed and
sub-divided and re-combined without regard for the divisions of the original
structure (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 42-3). RCHM 5.

Listing NGR: TL8592328880

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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