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Description: 51, High Street
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
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BRIGHTLINGSEA HIGH STREET
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
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Source: English Heritage
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