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8, King's Quay Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9477 / 51°56'51"N

Longitude: 1.2875 / 1°17'14"E

OS Eastings: 626024

OS Northings: 232791

OS Grid: TM260327

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VQC

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.89HR

Entry Name: 8, King's Quay Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Last Amended: 18 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1204745

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366542

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
609-1/2/67 (South West side)
20/06/72 No.8
(Formerly Listed as:
KINGS QUAY STREET
(South West side)
Nos.7-9 (Consecutive))

GV II

House. C18 or early C19. Timber-framed with rendered brick
front and clay plain tile roof continuous with Nos 9 & 7 (qv).
Further attic storey perched at right-angles over main roof
with Welsh slate low pitched roof and black weatherboarding.
2 storeys, attics and extra 4th storey attic of c1900. Upper
attic has 2 linked, 2-light casements with small panes. One
hipped roofed dormer with clay plain tiles, moulded timber
cornice and asymmetrical double-hung sash of 6 panes, behind
plain parapet. First floor has 2 similar windows and recessed
door with semicircular-arch head on impost blocks and 3 stone
steps. Thin reeded jambs and architrave, radiating 'petal'
fanlight and C20 6-panel door.
INTERIOR: early C19 winder staircase with column newels,
hardwood handrail and continuous curved soffit. Door on first
floor has C19 moulded architrave and borrowed light over of
wine-coloured glass. Exposed spine beams and framed side
purlin roof. Early C19 fire surround on ground-floor front
room. Boundary wall to rear yard separating garden of No.7
(qv) is of septaria.


Listing NGR: TM2602432787

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