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83 and 85, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Earls Colne, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9273 / 51°55'38"N

Longitude: 0.7029 / 0°42'10"E

OS Eastings: 585938

OS Northings: 228873

OS Grid: TL859288

Mapcode National: GBR QJV.4J2

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.4TFD

Entry Name: 83 and 85, High Street

Listing Date: 21 June 1962

Last Amended: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1306151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115928

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 8428-8528 EARLS COLNE HIGH STREET
(north side)

8/80 Nos. 83 and 85
21.6.62 (formerly listed as
House and Shop (Moy))

GV II

Wrongly shown on OS map as nos. 81 and 85. House, now house and shop. Early
C15, altered in mid-C16 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with red
plain tiles. Hall house with C16 axial stack in right bay, and 2 crosswings,
originally jettied to street, now underbuilt. Left crosswing now oversailed by
roof of nos. 79 and 81 (item 8/79, q.v.). Floor inserted in hall and roof
raised c.1540. 2 storeys. 3-window range of C20 casements, and small C20
shopfront in right wing. Half-glazed door. Stack rebuilt at top in late C19.
Stop-chamfered beams. Some smoke-blackened rafters re-used in raised roof.
This property and nos. 79 and 81 were under joint ownership for much of their
history, and have been roofed and sub-divided and re-combined without regard for
the divisions of the original structure (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983,
42-3). RCHM 4.


Listing NGR: TL8593828873

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