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97, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Earls Colne, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9275 / 51°55'39"N

Longitude: 0.7045 / 0°42'16"E

OS Eastings: 586051

OS Northings: 228902

OS Grid: TL860289

Mapcode National: GBR QJV.4Y5

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.5T97

Entry Name: 97, High Street

Listing Date: 23 January 1980

Last Amended: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115930

Location: Earls Colne, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Earls Colne

Built-Up Area: Earls Colne

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Earls Colne St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 8628-8728 EARLS COLNE HIGH STREET
(north side)

9/82 No. 97 (Formerly listed
23.1.80 as Colne Place)

GV II

House. Early C19, incorporating remains of C17 and C18 houses. Gault brick in
Flemish bond, roofed with slate. Square plan with C19 2-storey extensions to
left and rear. 2 internal stacks. 3 storeys. 6-window range of sashes with
glazing bars in gauged cambered arches. Low-pitched hipped roofs with long
projecting eaves. Early C18 kitchen and brewhouse now incorporated in main
house. Original staircase with turned balusters and moulded handrail. Early C19
detailing throughout, including fire surrounds and segmental panelled doors.
Colne Place was the childhood home of Thomas Fowell Buxton from 1786 to 1809,
colleague and successor to William Wilberforce in the campaign for the abolition
of slavery. (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 65).


Listing NGR: TL8605128902

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