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11a and 11b, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8894 / 51°53'21"N

Longitude: 0.8975 / 0°53'51"E

OS Eastings: 599489

OS Northings: 225169

OS Grid: TL994251

Mapcode National: GBR SN4.KQL

Mapcode Global: VHKFZ.HRVZ

Entry Name: 11a and 11b, High Street

Listing Date: 24 February 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116990

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 (South Side)
Nos 11A & 11B
TL 9925 SW 4/88 24.2.50.


C17 house with good late Georgian front and it formerly had a fine
interior ground floor room with painted panelling of circa 1700. The
front is of 3 storeys, grey gault brick with parapet, 5-window range;
the 1st floor has a large oriel window with arched treatment, fluted
columns and decorations of medallions and swags, double hung sashes
with glazing bars; the 2nd floor oriel has segmental arch treatment
and large moulded cornice. Modern ground floor shop window, ground
floor and basement used as shop and restaurant. The rear ground floor
room now demolished had some exceptionally interesting painted panelling
of circa 1700; the room was completely panelled, with bolection moulding
and dentilled cornice, and there were paintings of architecture and
landscape in the panels; panelled overmantel to fireplace in west wall.

Listing NGR: TL9948925169

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

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