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Belle Couture, Kelvedon

Description: Belle Couture

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 116516

OS Grid Reference: TL8632119039
OS Grid Coordinates: 586321, 219039
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8389, 0.7031

Location: High Street, Kelvedon, Essex CO5 9JA

Locality: Kelvedon
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9JA

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Listing Text

TL 8619-8719 (south-east side)

8/209 No. 144 (Belle Couture)
21.12.67 (formerly listed as


House, now shop and house. C18, altered in c19 and C20. Timber framed, mainly
plastered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays facing NW, with axial
stack of gault brick near left end. Abuts on no. 142 (The White House), item
8/208, at right end. C19 lean-to extension with slate roof to rear right, C20
flat-roofed single-storey extension along remainder of rear. One storey with
attics. One C19 splayed bay of sashes, 2-6-2 lights, one C20 shop window, C20
half-glazed door. 2 late C19 sashes of 6 lights in flat-roofed dormers. Gambrel
roof, half-hipped at left end. Left return of painted brick on ground floor
only. The rear elevation has a triple casement with 3 semi-circular heads, and
3 c19 casements in dormers, one of which is lean-to, the others with segmental
roofs. Plain boarded rear door.

Listing NGR: TL8632119039

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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