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East Lodge Gate House, Colchester

Description: East Lodge Gate House

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 117017

OS Grid Reference: TL9999625266
OS Grid Coordinates: 599996, 225266
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8901, 0.9050

Location: High Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1WR

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

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Listing Text

995 (North Side)
No 83 (Gate House)
No 84 (East Lodge)
TL 9925 SE 5/110
TM 0025 SW 6/110 24.2.50.


C16 and C17 building with fine C17 plaster front. Built for William and
Susan Boyes. William was a baymaker and mayor. 2 storeys and attics,
timber-framed and plastered, the roofs tiled, Very picturesque front with
4 projecting gables with moulded bressumer, barge boards and pendants
the upper storey also projects with a moulded bressumer and brackets
and a wall post dated 1680 and initialled E W and S at the east end,
and there are 4 projecting bay windows on the 1st floor; the ground floor
has 2 projecting bay windows one entrance bay, and a cart entrance. The
plaster on the front is rusticated.

All Saints House, Grey Friars, Hillcrest, Winsley House and Nos 83 & 84
form a group

Listing NGR: TL9999625266

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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