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44-52, Head Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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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

Plus Code: 9F32VVQW+8J

Entry Name: 44-52, Head Street

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123595

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116987

Location: Colchester, Essex, CO1

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Town: Colchester

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

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Listing Text

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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