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6, King's Quay Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9478 / 51°56'52"N

Longitude: 1.2874 / 1°17'14"E

OS Eastings: 626019

OS Northings: 232806

OS Grid: TM260328

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VQB

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.89GN

Entry Name: 6, King's Quay Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204722

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366540

Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12

County: Essex

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


HARWICH

TM2632NW KING'S QUAY STREET
609-1/2/65 (South West side)
20/06/72 No.6

GV II

Shop with flat. Early C19 and possibly earlier. Timber-framed
and ashlared plaster with hipped C20 concrete pantile roof.
Outbuilding to NW of red Flemish-bond brickwork with lean-to
Welsh slate roof.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys with cellar. Front has, on first floor, 2
flush double-hung sash windows with single vertical glazing
bars. Ground floor has recessed entrance with C20 door of 6
glazed panels and one similar double-hung sash window. Glazed
light to cellar with iron grille. C19 shop front wrapping
round to SE flank with cornice hood, fascia and 5-light window
with central transom and ventilator strips over. Large panel
with moulded frame on stall riser.
South-west flank has a flat-roofed dormer with double-hung
sash window with 6 panes. First floor has double-hung sash
window as main elevation. Ground floor has shop front return
with simple pilasters and C19 window with 3 top hung
ventilators. One small double-hung sash window with plain
glass. Outbuilding has door to loft on first floor under
segmental-arched head.
Corner to Castlegate Street is curved with brick corbelling
over to right-angles under eaves. Within curve is entrance
door, under segmental-arched head and with large glazed pane
over 2 flush panels. Blue and white metal street nameplate on
wall over. Castlegate Street elevation has one 6-pane
double-hung sash window with segmental-arched hood, on ground
floor. Small C20 window in old opening, under eaves, and small
double-hung sash window with wooden lintel on ground floor.
Large red brick stack on NW flank of main block.
INTERIOR: smallish floor joists exposed in ceiling of ground
floor.


Listing NGR: TM2602032803

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