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51, High Street, Brightlingsea

Description: 51, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 120164

OS Grid Reference: TM0885516776
OS Grid Coordinates: 608855, 216776
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8106, 1.0284

Location: High Street, Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0AQ

Locality: Brightlingsea
Local Authority: Tendring District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO7 0AQ

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Listing Text

TM 0816-0916 (north side)

18.7.49 No. 51


House. C18. Red brick. Double range red plain tiled roofs. External right
and left red brick chimney stacks. Parapet and parapet verges. 2 storeys and
attics. 2 later flat headed dormers. Moulded brick band under parapet and
central band. 5 window range of small paned vertically sliding sashes with
thick glazing bars. Gauged brick arches with keystones. Central 6 panelled
door, fluted surround. Elaborate early C19 lacework cast iron porch with flat
canopy, probably the work of an early foundry, Wallis of Colchester. Moulded
lead porch to rear door with trefoiled edging. Interior features include, dado
panelling to front room, chamfered ceiling beams, C18 oval ground floor fire
surround. Early C19 cast iron fire surround. C18 red brick kitchen fireplace
with iron soffit tie. Late C19/Early C20 home of Dr. E.P. Dickin, Brightlingsea
historian. Batsford Guide to Industrial Archaeology, East Anglia John Booker,

Listing NGR: TM0885516776

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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