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The Kings Head, Brightlingsea

Description: The Kings Head

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 120192

OS Grid Reference: TM0857716854
OS Grid Coordinates: 608577, 216854
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8114, 1.0244

Location: Queen Street, Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0HT

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

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Listing Text

TM 0816-0916
8/65 The Kings Head


Public House. C16 or earlier origin with later alterations and additions
including C19 restorations. Timber framed and rough rendered with batten
decoration. Long red plain tiled roof, double range gables to Ladysmith Avenue.
Right and 2 rear off centre red brick chimney stacks. 2 storeys. 5 window
range of widely spaced vertically sliding sashes with glazing bars and shutters.
A red tiled single storey verandah supported by posts with arched braces runs
the full length of the building. C19 doors to right, left and centre.
Internally much of the frame is covered by C19 boarding, but a C16 brick
fireplace, and C16 moulded ceiling and bridging joists are visible.

Listing NGR: TM0857716854

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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