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The Marquis of Granby Inn, Colchester

Description: The Marquis of Granby Inn

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 117136

OS Grid Reference: TL9941125469
OS Grid Coordinates: 599411, 225469
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8921, 0.8966

Location: N Hill, Colchester, Essex CO1 1EG

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

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Listing Text

995 (East Side)
No 24
(The Marquis of Granby Inn)
TL 9925 SW 4/174 24.2.50.


An early C16 building (circa 1520) with exceptionally fine carved detail,
though much of the building was extensively restored in 1914. 2 storeys,
timber-framed and plastered, the roofs tiled, L-shaped. The front has
much of the timber-framing exposed and the upper storey projects. The
ground floor front has been rebuilt and modernised. 4 main windows,
wood mullions and transoms, leaded lattices. The best carved detail
is in the east wing main room, which is divided into 2 bays by a
richly carved heavy transverse beam.

Nos 13 to 29 (consec) form a group

Listing NGR: TL9941125469

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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