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The Rowes

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9456 / 51°56'44"N

Longitude: 1.2872 / 1°17'13"E

OS Eastings: 626011

OS Northings: 232562

OS Grid: TM260325

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VNJ

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.8CBB

Entry Name: The Rowes

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205499

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366635

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


HARWICH

TM2632NW WEST STREET
609-1/2/121 (South West side)
20/06/72 Nos.21 AND 22
The Rowes (No.22)

GV II

Two houses. C17 and early C18. Timber-framed and rendered with
parapeted south gable of red brick. Front range has gabled
clay plain tile roof with 3 hipped dormers. To the rear is a
long gabled roofed extension, and area of flat roof and
shorter projecting gable. Two storeys, attics and cellars.
EXTERIOR: the front has a moulded timber eaves cornice with
projections indicating heads of previous windows. Each house
has a square double-hung sash window with moulded surround, on
each floor all with small panes (ground-floor window of No.21
has 3 vertical glazing bars). Each house has an identical flat
hooded doorcase with reeded architraves with interrupting
blocks. Upper corners have square blocks with moulded
roundels. Early C19 doors have 4 flush panels and horizontal
glazed panel above.
INTERIOR: No.21, spine beam and dogleg stairs with thick
turned balusters and panelled side walls. No.22, exposed C17
framing and short length of late C18 staircase. Rear wall
stack with semicircular-arched recess in cellar. Oak mantel
beam reused.


Listing NGR: TM2601132562

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