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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1170224
English Heritage Legacy ID: 115930
Location: Earls Colne, Braintree, Essex, CO6
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
TL 8628-8728 EARLS COLNE HIGH STREET
9/82 No. 97 (Formerly listed
23.1.80 as Colne Place)
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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