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Number 42a (Singer Sewing Machine Shop) and Part of Number 40 (Mr B's Textiles Limited Shop) Attached to North

A Grade II Listed Building in Rayleigh, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.587 / 51°35'13"N

Longitude: 0.6064 / 0°36'22"E

OS Eastings: 580658

OS Northings: 190790

OS Grid: TQ806907

Mapcode National: GBR QNS.J3N

Mapcode Global: VHJKX.GCFR

Entry Name: Number 42a (Singer Sewing Machine Shop) and Part of Number 40 (Mr B's Textiles Limited Shop) Attached to North

Listing Date: 14 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1112642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 123034

Location: Rayleigh, Rochford, Essex, SS6

County: Essex

District: Rochford

Civil Parish: Rayleigh

Built-Up Area: Rayleigh

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Rayleigh Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

RAYLEIGH HIGH STREET
TQ 8090-8190
(west side)
7/90 No. 42A. (Singer
Sewing Machine Shop)
and part of No. 40
(Mr. B.'s (Textiles)
Ltd shop)attached to
north
- II

Shops. C16 or earlier origin with C18/C19 brick facing and later alterations.
Timber framed, painted brick faced. Hipped red plain tiled roof. No chimney
stack. 2 storeys. Moulded eaves cornice. One small paned vertically sliding
sash to first floor, C20 shop front to ground floor. Left return with end
pilasters and 2 window range of small paned vertically sliding sashes. 2
circular cast iron tie plates. Of 2 builds. Rear ground floor room with heavy
moulded bridging joists and flat section ceiling beams. Front room with heavy
stop chamfered bridging joist and ceiling beams. Heavy arched brace tie beam to
first floor, possibly with crown post over. Some heavy wall studs and side girt
exposed. The adjacent shop with C20 ground floor shop bay extension and 2 small
paned vertically sliding sashes has been extensively altered but retains its
ground floor ceiling and to the first floor south wall are 2 wall studs covered
with coloured foliate painting probably of C16 date, these attached to No. 42A.


Listing NGR: TQ8065890790

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