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Headgate Court, Colchester

Description: Headgate Court

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 116982

OS Grid Reference: TL9936025041
OS Grid Coordinates: 599360, 225041
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8883, 0.8956

Location: Church Walk, Colchester, Essex CO1 1NH

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

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Listing Text

995 (West Side)
No 3 (Headgate Court)
TL 9925 SW 4/85 24.2.50.


Formerly the Assembly Room, King's Head Inn, standing back from the
street in a courtyard. C16-C17 building, 2 storeys, attics and cellars,
timber-framed and plastered, the roofs tiled. Good late C17 front,
6-window range of double hung sashes with glazing bars (original in
upper storey). Central wood doorcase with flat head and fluted pilasters,
rectangular fanlight. Base of chimney stack at north end is original.
Wing on north side of courtyard of same date. Interior has some
original ceiling beams and panelling.

Listing NGR: TL9936025041

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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