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Description: 25 and 27, North Station Road
Date Listed: 14 August 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 117289
OS Grid Reference: TL9937625756
OS Grid Coordinates: 599376, 225756
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8947, 0.8962
COLCHESTER NORTH STATION ROAD
TL 9925 NW
1/1001 Nos 25 and 27
Shops, C15 and later. Timber framed and rendered with 2 parallel
gabled pantiled roofs, at right angles to frontage. Front
elevation of No 25 has 20-pane double hung sash window, on first
floor over C20 shopfront. No 27 has C20 two light casement over
C20 shopfront. First floor of No 27, now forms ancillary
accommodation for No 25. No 27 is former, jettied, 'high-end'
cross wing of C15 merchant's house. The south flank wall had a
high end bench recess and moulded bressummer, over which
survives intact and exposed to interior of 25. The flank wall
over has tension bracing (infilling missing) and remnants of 2
windows, one over jetty and one to rear. The cross-wing was
formerly of 3 or more bays and has been truncated at rear. No 25
is gabled timber framed structure of C17 or C18 over site of
former open hall.
Listing NGR: TL9937625756
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Source: English Heritage
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