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Garden House About 100 Metres West South West of Number 20, Colchester

Description: Garden House About 100 Metres West South West of Number 20

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 August 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 117291

OS Grid Reference: TL9734224880
OS Grid Coordinates: 597342, 224880
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8875, 0.8662

Location: Colchester, Essex CO3 4AA

Locality: Colchester
Local Authority: Colchester Borough Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO3 4AA

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Listing Text

TL 92 SE
18/10003 Garden house about 100
metres WSW of No 20


Swiss Cottage/garden house c1900. Prefabricated timber building
with slate gabled roof and stained decorative weatherboarding.
Of one storey with balcony on front and part flanks, now
partially dismantled. Front has central door with fanlight and
windows with sliding external shutters with decorative piercings.
Decorative brackets to eaves and boarded gable infill with double
curved infill. Similar shuttered window in flanks and rear wall
red brick stack. Plaster cast of Parthenon frieze on rear wall.
Boarded interior with marqueting frieze and rear wall fireplace.
Thought to have been imported in kit form.

Listing NGR: TL9734224880

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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