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40, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9472 / 51°56'49"N

Longitude: 1.2862 / 1°17'10"E

OS Eastings: 625937

OS Northings: 232736

OS Grid: TM259327

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VBX

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.7BT3

Entry Name: 40, Church Street

Listing Date: 30 June 1964

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187885

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366489

Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Harwich

Built-Up Area: Harwich

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: The Harwich Peninsula

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


HARWICH

TM2532NE CHURCH STREET
609-1/1/22 (North East side)
30/06/64 No.40

GV II

House, C16 and C18. Timber-framed with rendered brick front.
Roof of clay plain tiles, gabled, with 2 flat-roofed dormers
behind parapet. 2 storeys with attics and cellars. Front has
5-window range of flush double-hung sash windows with
margin-glazing. Centre bay breaks forward slightly with
doorcase having segmental pediment, consoles, pulvinated
frieze and moulded architrave. 6-panel door with 2 upper
panels glazed. Central tall ridgeline stack.
INTERIOR: many C18 fittings with L-hinges to cupboards and
original architraves. Front rooms have moulded plaster
cornices and boxed spine beams. Staircase with Chinese
Chippendale balustrade at ground floor and replica above. At
head of stairs are painted timber arches with keystones. Stair
tower to rear. One early C19 marble fire surround on first
floor and one reeded fire surround on ground floor. Simple
panelling and side purlin roof with heavy collars. 2-storey
gabled block to rear has late C16 timber-framing with jowled
post exposed and building truncated at NE end.


Listing NGR: TM2593732736

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