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17, 18, 18a and 18b, North Hill, Colchester

Description: 17, 18, 18a and 18b, North Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 117132

OS Grid Reference: TL9940925403
OS Grid Coordinates: 599409, 225403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8915, 0.8965

Location: N Hill, Colchester, Essex CO1 1DZ

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

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Listing Text

995 (East Side)
No 17
Nos 18, 18A and 18B [Formerly
TL 9925 SW 4/172 24.2.50. listed as No 18 (Durlston House)].


Good late C16 structure with late Georgian front of grey gault brick with
coping. 2 storeys, attics and cellars, timber-framed and plastered, the
roofs tiled. 9-window range of double hung sashes with glazing bars, in
plain reveals. 2 doorways, each approached by a flight of steps. No 18
has an C18-C19 oriel window over the central doorcase. In the interior
the north room has exposed stud work and the earlier front with projecting
upper storey can be seen in the front wall; there are painted inscriptions
round the tops of the walls of the room.

Nos 13 to 29 (consec) form a group

Listing NGR: TL9940925403

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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