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Twin Gables, Earls Colne

Description: Twin Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1962
English Heritage Building ID: 115940

OS Grid Reference: TL8597128833
OS Grid Coordinates: 585971, 228833
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9269, 0.7033

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

(south side)

8/92 Nos. 122 and 124 (Twin
21.6.62 Gables) (formerly
listed as nos. 4 and
5, Church Terrace)


House, now 2 houses. 1674. Timber framed, roughcast, partly clad with painted
brick, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 2 bays and central chimney-bay,
with underbuilt long jetty. C20 rear extension. 2 storeys and attics.
2-window range of early C19 sashes of 16 lights with some crown glass, segmental
heads to ground floor. Central C19 gabled brick porch with 2 C20 doors in
doorways with 4-centred heads and tiled roof. 2 jettied feature gables. The
bressumers are carved and moulded, the upper one inscribed EP 1674 (for Edward
Potter junior). Large gabled dormer to rear over original attic stair.
Side-purlin roof with intermediate collars. (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA,
1983, 65-6). RCHM 14.

Listing NGR: TL8597128833

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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