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Latitude: 51.8844 / 51°53'3"N
Longitude: 0.8191 / 0°49'8"E
OS Eastings: 594112
OS Northings: 224407
OS Grid: TL941244
Mapcode National: GBR RLQ.XK0
Mapcode Global: VHKFY.4WWS
Entry Name: Catchbells
Listing Date: 27 January 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1224841
English Heritage Legacy ID: 421002
Location: Stanway, Colchester, Essex, CO3
Civil Parish: Stanway
Built-Up Area: Colchester
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Stanway St Albright
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
STANWAY LONDON ROAD
TL 92 SW 11/51
Early C15 house with later alterations. Timber framed and brick clad. Two
storeys. Red plain tile, hipped and gabled roof. 1:1:2 window range, C18 and
C19 double hung vertical sliding sashes. H plan. East wing is early C15 with
fine pair of service doorways with rounded heads. Originally jettied and gabled
now underbuilt and oversailed. Original roof remains, with cambered and arch
braced tie beam, short 4 armed crown post, with moulded base and moulded and
castellated capital. Little of the original hall remains except one storey post.
Late C16 inserted first floor with moulded bridging joists and stop chamfered
common joists. West wing is circa 1500, originally jettied and gabled, now
underbuilt and oversailed. Fine circa 1500 chimney stack with rebuilt diagonal
shafts. Two original fireplaces. To the rear of the west wing is a 2 storey
late C19 wing in brick, part painted. Double hung vertical sliding sashes.
East wing has rear extension of C17 and later. East boundary has C18 red brick
wall. (RCHM 9).
Listing NGR: TL9411224407
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