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The George Hotel, Colchester

Description: The George Hotel

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 117024

OS Grid Reference: TL9973525258
OS Grid Coordinates: 599735, 225258
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8901, 0.9012

Location: 12 George Street, Colchester, Essex CO1 1TD

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, Town Wall, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

Listing Text

995 (North Side)
The George Hotel
TL 9925 SE 5/116 24.2.50.


Originally C15 with cross wings, mediaeval cellars with fireplaces and
heavy ceiling beams. Building remodelled and added to in C17. 3 storeys,
timber-framed and plastered, the roofs tiled. Early C18 front of 5 bays,
double hung sashes and glazing bars, cast iron balcony running the
length of the front at 1st floor level.

The George Hotel and Nos 117 & 118 form a group

Listing NGR: TL9973525258

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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