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The Brewers Arms Public House, Brightlingsea

Description: The Brewers Arms Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 120195

OS Grid Reference: TM0868116778
OS Grid Coordinates: 608681, 216778
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8107, 1.0259

Location: 6 B1029, Brightlingsea, Essex CO7 0BX

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

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Listing Text

TM 0816-0916
8/68 The Brewers Arms
19.9.74 (Public House)


Public House. Circa 1691 documented building of possibly earlier origin, with
later alterations and additions. Timber framed, plastered front and
weatherboarded rear. Double range red plain tiled roofs. Central red brick
chimney stacks. 2 storeys and attics with lower ranges to right. 3 flat headed
dormers with small paned vertically sliding sashes. 2 similar rear dormers with
C19 2 light casements. Dentilled cornice. 3 window range of mainly tripartite
small paned vertically sliding sashes. Central 4 panel 2 light door, fluted
pilasters with moulded capitals and bases, dentilled soffit to pediment. The
right range with a single small paned vertically sliding sash and end chimney
stack. Iron gutter brackets. New Street left return, weatherboarded, an attic
and 2 first floor small paned vertically sliding sash windows. A blocked shop
front with 3 pilasters and fascia, 3 light window, and end window and door. 2
first and 3 ground floor rear windows, one a bow and one with a canopy on
brackets. Gabled weatherboarded porch to left. The lower left range with
single window, C20 door, canopy on brackets. Philip Sainty - a founder of Yacht
building in England, who built the schooner "Pearl" for the Marquis of Anglesea,
lived in this building circa 1790 q.v. 8/62. RCHM 4.

Listing NGR: TM0868116778

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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