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Employment Exchange, Colchester

Description: Employment Exchange

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 116971

OS Grid Reference: TL9964825319
OS Grid Coordinates: 599648, 225319
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8907, 0.8999

Location: E Stockwell Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1SR

Locality: Colchester
Local Authority: Colchester Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO1 1SR

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Listing Text

995 (West Side)

Employment Exchange
TL 9925 SE 5/218


Formerly Stockwell House
Good C17 building with fine early Cl8 red brick front. 2 storeys and
attics, cellars, timber-framed, and plastered, the roofs tiled.
The front has a brick eaves cornice, 6-window range of double hung sashes
with glazing bars in cased frames, flat rubbed brick arches. Band.
Central doorcase with pediment head, scroll brackets, shouldered architrave
and 6-panel door. On the north side is an oriel bay upper window with
a Venetian attic window above. C17 interior features - staircase and
ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: TL9964825319

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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