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78, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Earls Colne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9273 / 51°55'38"N

Longitude: 0.7017 / 0°42'5"E

OS Eastings: 585855

OS Northings: 228871

OS Grid: TL858288

Mapcode National: GBR QJV.479

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.3TSD

Entry Name: 78, High Street

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170242

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115934

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

(south side)

8/86 No. 78


House, now commercial premises. C14, C16 and C19. Timber framed, plastered,
partly clad with painted brick, roofed with machine-made red plain tiles and
slate. C14 2-bay hall with inserted floor and originally storeyed bays each
end, and crosswing of c.1500 to left. Fragment of C16 stack. C17 and later
extensions to rear. 2 storeys and one storey with attics. Ground floor, 2 late
C19 sashes of 4 lights. First floor, one similar sash and one more in gabled
dormer. The crosswing is jettied to the street, with a square bay of similar
sashes below the jetty. C19 ornamental tile-hanging and dentilled bands in both
gables. C19 moulded and dentilled bargeboards on right gable, moulded
bargeboards on left gable. Much of the original frame is exposed internally.
Smoke-blackened rafters above hall. Crownpost roof in crosswing (Wherein I
Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 41).

Listing NGR: TL8585528871

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