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60, North Hill, Colchester

Description: 60, North Hill

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 117150

OS Grid Reference: TL9938425270
OS Grid Coordinates: 599384, 225270
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8903, 0.8961

Location: Balkerne Gardens, Colchester, Essex CO1 1PX

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

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Listing Text

995 (West Side)
No 60
TL 9925 SW 4/184 24.2.50.


Original building dates from 1650, the front block rebuilt mid C18. This
is of red brick 2 storeys, parapet, heavy wood modillioned eaves cornice,
2 symmetrical 2 storeyed bay windows; the centre front breaks forward
under a pediment and has an upper storey Venetian window with brick
mouldings and thick section glazing bars, the central Tuscan doorcase is
approached by a flight of steps with one handrail, and has an open
pediment, arched entrance, fanlight and 6-panel door. The interior
has an early C18 staircase and some contemporary panelling. The C17
rear wing has original ceiling beams.

Nos 55 to 60 (consec) form a group

Listing NGR: TL9938425270

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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