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Latitude: 51.9463 / 51°56'46"N
Longitude: 1.2879 / 1°17'16"E
OS Eastings: 626059
OS Northings: 232638
OS Grid: TM260326
Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VVR
Mapcode Global: VHLCG.8BQT
Entry Name: 57, Church Street
Listing Date: 20 June 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204260
English Heritage Legacy ID: 366495
Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12
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
TM2632NW CHURCH STREET
609-1/2/28 (North East side)
Shop with flat. C16 or earlier. Timber-framed with
pebbledashed upper storey. Gabled clay machine-made tiled
roof. 2 storeys with attics and jettied to street. Gabled
cross-wing with single double-hung sash with 2 vertical
glazing bars on first floor with C19 painted timber
'pediment'. Small 2-light casement to attic. Ground floor has
early C19 shop front with door with reeded surround and
fanlight. C19 bargeboards and console brackets under NW corner
of jetty. Ridgeline stack with 4 decorative posts.
Timber-framing is part exposed on NW flank corner.
INTERIOR: C18 cornice plaster casing for bridging joist and
spine beam, which suggest former intruded cross passage on
northern side. Further rear block with Welsh slate roof and
black weatherboarded SE flank. Crownpost here remains in situ.
Probably service wing of former hall house, (old photographs
show row of 3 similar gables).
(RCHME: Essex NE: London: 1922-: 135 (4)).
Listing NGR: TM2605932638
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