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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
Plus Code: 9F33W7XP+3X
Entry Name: 8, King's Quay Street
Listing Date: 20 June 1972
Last Amended: 18 April 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1204745
English Heritage Legacy ID: 366542
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 KING'S QUAY STREET
609-1/2/67 (South West side)
(Formerly Listed as:
KINGS QUAY STREET
(South West side)
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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