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Spar Foodmarket

A Grade II Listed Building in Earls Colne, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9281 / 51°55'41"N

Longitude: 0.699 / 0°41'56"E

OS Eastings: 585669

OS Northings: 228955

OS Grid: TL856289

Mapcode National: GBR QJV.3JW

Mapcode Global: VHKFP.2SDR

Plus Code: 9F32WMHX+7H

Entry Name: Spar Foodmarket

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170159

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115917

Location: Earls Colne, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

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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Earls Colne


(north side)

8/69 No. 15
(Spar Foodmarket)


House, now shop. Mid-C15, extended in C16 and altered in C20. Timber framed
and plastered, with framing exposed on first floor front, roofed with handmade
red plain tiles. Mid-C15 front range with C16 commercial range to rear, forming
an L-plan. 2 storeys. Ground floor, C20 shopfront. First floor, 3 C19 sashes
with marginal lights. Curved bracing trenched outside studs. 2 blocked
original windows on first floor front. Stop-chamfered beams, arched-braced
tiebeams, crownpost roof. Documentary evidence indicates that the rear range
was built as weaving premises in 1566 (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983,
50-1). RCHM 10.

Listing NGR: TL8566928955

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