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Old Timbers

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9329 / 51°55'58"N

Longitude: 1.2544 / 1°15'15"E

OS Eastings: 623827

OS Northings: 231042

OS Grid: TM238310

Mapcode National: GBR VQP.ZYQ

Mapcode Global: VHLCF.PPJ4

Entry Name: Old Timbers

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187919

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366577

Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Harwich

Built-Up Area: Harwich

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: The Harwich Peninsula

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text


TM2231SE MAIN ROAD, Dovercourt
609-1/5/167 (South East side)
20/06/72 No.519
Old Timbers


House. Early C19 and earlier. Timber-framed with red
Flemish-bond brick front and gabled clay pantile roof. 2
storeys with attics and continuous catslide roof to rear over
single storey extension.
EXTERIOR: front has rendered parapet and range of 3 flush
double-hung sash windows with small panes and slightly arched
brick heads. Central window on first floor is slightly
narrower. Central pedimented doorcase with panelled Tuscan
pilasters and frieze with fluting and paterae. 6-panel door is
recessed with reveals of raised-and-fielded panels. Hipped
roofed single-storey rendered extension on NE end with tall
gable end ridgeline stack. Smaller stack through rear roof
slope and 2 flat-roofed dormers. SW end has brick on ground
floor and exposed imitation framing.
INTERIOR: 2-bay elm timber frame exposed inside, probably of
C18 with spine beams cradled between studs.

Listing NGR: TM2382731042

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

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