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East Hill House, Colchester

Description: East Hill House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 2 December 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 117010

OS Grid Reference: TM0008325242
OS Grid Coordinates: 600083, 225242
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8898, 0.9062

Location: 76 High Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1UF

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

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Listing Text

995 (South Side)
No 76
(East Hill House)
TM 0025 SW 6/105


Formerly known as Berryfields. A fine C18 town house with much of its
original character preserved. Built in red brick. Early C18 front of
3 storeys (top storey added circa 1742 for George Wegg), 7-window range
of double hung sashes with glazing bars in segmental heads; fine
central doorcase with segmental pediment enriched frieze and panelled
reveals, 8-panel door. Interior has some good features, particularly
a fine entrance hall, staircase, panelling and richly decorated and
moulded plaster ceilings. The Roman Town Wall forms part of the
property boundary.

East Hill House forms a group with All Saints House and Grey Friars

Listing NGR: TM0008325239

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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