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43, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9465 / 51°56'47"N

Longitude: 1.2858 / 1°17'8"E

OS Eastings: 625913

OS Northings: 232652

OS Grid: TM259326

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.V7B

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.7BLP

Entry Name: 43, West Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187945

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366649

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


609-1/1/135 (South West side)
20/06/72 No.43


House. Early C19 with earlier origins. Red Flemish-bond brick
front with Gault brick dressings and gabled roof of clay plain
tiles. 2 storeys with attics and basement.
EXTERIOR: front has plain parapet and flat roofed C20 dormer
of 6 lights. Raised brick cornice band, raised brick bands
between storeys and high tarred plinth with moulded coping.
First floor has one blind window with stone sill, slightly
arched rubbed brick head and projecting brick keystone. Also 2
recessed double-hung sash windows with small panes and similar
detail. Ground floor has 2 similar windows and entrance door
with semicircular brick arch on painted stone impost blocks
with inset diamond motif. Door has 6 raised-and-fielded panels
and is recessed above flight of 3 stone steps. Narrow moulded
architraves and plain glass fanlight. Large stack off-centre
behind ridge.
INTERIOR: has encased spine beams and simple plaster cornices.
One early C19 door with moulded architrave and narrow well
staircase with Chinese Chippendale balustrade up to attic
level. Roof of joggled side purlins. Probably extensively
altered C17 building.

Listing NGR: TM2591332652

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