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The Kings Head

A Grade II Listed Building in Brightlingsea, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8114 / 51°48'41"N

Longitude: 1.0244 / 1°1'27"E

OS Eastings: 608577

OS Northings: 216854

OS Grid: TM085168

Mapcode National: GBR TQM.FT7

Mapcode Global: VHKGF.PQXR

Entry Name: The Kings Head

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169145

English Heritage Legacy ID: 120192

Location: Brightlingsea, Tendring, Essex, CO7

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Brightlingsea

Built-Up Area: Brightlingsea

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Brightlingsea All Saints with St James

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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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

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