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Latitude: 51.9455 / 51°56'43"N
Longitude: 1.2891 / 1°17'20"E
OS Eastings: 626142
OS Northings: 232554
OS Grid: TM261325
Mapcode National: GBR VQK.W6C
Mapcode Global: VHLCG.9CBF
Entry Name: 26, King's Quay Street
Listing Date: 20 June 1972
Last Amended: 18 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1187907
English Heritage Legacy ID: 366550
Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12
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
TM2632NW KING'S QUAY STREET
609-1/2/74 (South West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
KING'S QUAY STREET
(South West side)
House. Late C18 and possibly earlier. Timber-framed with red
Flemish-bond brick front and gabled clay plain tile roof. 2
storeys with attics and cellars.
EXTERIOR: front has one flat-roofed dormer with a 2-light
casement behind plain parapet. First floor has square C19
tripartite double-hung sash window in moulded surround, in old
opening with rubbed brick flat arch. Either side there are
blind window recesses with similar flat brick arches. Ground
floor has one similar tripartite window, blind window recess
and doorcase with flat hood. Recessed 6-panel door with
raised-and-fielded panels, flank of recess also panelled.
Flat-roofed belvedere on roof and large stack on ridgeline
shared with No.25 (qv).
3-storey early C19 extension on rear with low pitched Welsh
slate roof, SW gable in brick and 2 upper floors of black
weatherboarding with a square small-paned double-hung sash on
each floor. Ground floor is recessed.
INTERIOR: very complete interior of late C18 with panelled
entrance corridor partition. Front room has simple cornice and
fitted cupboards with serpentine shelves. Fireplace and a
number of reeded architraves with flower motif. Ground floor
of rear extension has 2 fireplace flank recesses with
segmental reeded arches and reeded bowed shelves. Timber frame
part exposed of softwood. Tight winder staircase with turned
Listing NGR: TM2614232554
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