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31 and 32, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.946 / 51°56'45"N

Longitude: 1.2865 / 1°17'11"E

OS Eastings: 625963

OS Northings: 232604

OS Grid: TM259326

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VFX

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.7CZ1

Entry Name: 31 and 32, West Street

Listing Date: 25 September 1957

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366639

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


609-1/1/125 (South West side)
25/09/57 Nos.31 AND 32


Two houses. Late C17/early C18. Timber-framed and rendered
with gabled roof of clay plain tiles. 2 storeys with attics
and cellars.
EXTERIOR: symmetrical front with C20 flat-roofed dormer with
2-light casement and cross pattern of glazing bars. Coved and
moulded eaves and gutter on metal stays. First floor has
5-window range of double-hung sash windows with small panes
and moulded surrounds. Ground floor has 4 smaller but similar
windows and open pedimented door case. This has reeded
pilasters and recessed door with 6 raised-and-fielded panels
above 3 steps. Reeded band above door and semicircular
fanlight with petal-like subdivisions. Door to No.32 has C20
pediment on brackets and early C19 five-panel door. 3-storey
stair tower on rear with hipped clay plain tile roof.
INTERIOR: entrance passage has semicircular rear arch with
keystone and panelled pilasters. Mid C18 dogleg staircase with
barley-sugar balusters in first flight. Turned balusters at
first floor and plain boarded panels to attic level.

Listing NGR: TM2596332604

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