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Latitude: 51.8884 / 51°53'18"N
Longitude: 0.8965 / 0°53'47"E
OS Eastings: 599423
OS Northings: 225053
OS Grid: TL994250
Mapcode National: GBR SN4.KH9
Mapcode Global: VHKFZ.HS9R
Entry Name: 44-52, Head Street
Listing Date: 24 February 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1123595
English Heritage Legacy ID: 116987
Location: Colchester, Essex, CO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Castle
Built-Up Area: Colchester
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Colchester St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
1. HEAD STREET
995 (East Side)
Nos 44 to 52 (even)
TL 9925 SW 4/78 24.2.50.
1763-5. A fine red brick Georgian building with the ground floor
extensively altered by modern shop premises, but the upper storeys retain
much of their original character. 2 storeyed addition at south end.
The main block has 3 storeys, the centre front breaking forward under a
pediment. Continuous parapet running round the house and modillion
brick cornice below. The roofs are tiled. The front has a 7-window
range of double hung sashes, but the glazing bars are largely replaced
by plate glass. 2 storeyed wing at the rear has a parapet and 5-window
range on the east side, double hung sashes with glazing bars, central
arched window in upper storey, 3 hipped dormers. The south addition
has a parapet and modillioned brick cornice, 3-window range, a belvedere
in the centre of the roof.
Nos 44 to 62 (even) form a group with No 17 Sir Isaac's Walk
Listing NGR: TL9942325053
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