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The Turrets

A Grade II Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8882 / 51°53'17"N

Longitude: 0.8795 / 0°52'46"E

OS Eastings: 598253

OS Northings: 224987

OS Grid: TL982249

Mapcode National: GBR SN4.M5H

Mapcode Global: VHKFZ.6S9W

Entry Name: The Turrets

Listing Date: 2 December 1971

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1168963

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117055

Location: Colchester, Essex, CO3

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Town: Colchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Lexden and Braiswick

Built-Up Area: Colchester

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Colchester Christ Church with St Mary-at-the-Walls (LEP)

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

1. LEXDEN ROAD
995
(North Side)
No 89 (The Turrets)
TL 9824 13/145

II

2.
1817. Probably by Robert Lugar for Francis Smythies, Town Clerk. Gothic
curiosity, with battlements and turrets. Plastered brick. 2 storeys and
attics, gothic pointed windows.


Listing NGR: TL9825324987

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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