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25 and 26, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9457 / 51°56'44"N

Longitude: 1.287 / 1°17'13"E

OS Eastings: 626001

OS Northings: 232576

OS Grid: TM260325

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VM5

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.8C77

Entry Name: 25 and 26, West Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Last Amended: 18 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187940

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366637

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


609-1/2/123 (South West side)
20/06/72 Nos.25 AND 26
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Nos.23-26 (Consecutive))


Two houses, formerly single dwelling, early C19. Red
Flemish-bond brickwork and gabled clay plain tile roof with 2
hipped clay plain tile roofs and rear forming double pile. 2
storeys and attics. 2 flat-roofed casement dormers behind
plain parapet and large rectangular stack through roof slope
at NW gable end.
EXTERIOR: first floor has a flush double-hung sash window with
small panes and slightly arched rubbed brick head, either side
of a narrower central blind window opening with similar arch.
Ground floor of No.25 has early C19 shop front with narrow
panelled pilasters carrying simple entablature/fascia and flat
hood. Door is C20 with plain rectangular fanlight. Shop front
has one similar double-hung sash window and original entrance
with semicircular brick arch on painted impost blocks. Door
has 6 raised-and-fielded panels, architrave with reeded panels
and Adamesque semicircular fanlight.
INTERIOR: No.26 has painted softwood spine beams, many
contemporary doors with thin moulded architraves. First-floor
room has segmental-arched headed recesses either side of
projecting fireplace.

Listing NGR: TM2600132576

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

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