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The Firs

A Grade II Listed Building in West Mersea, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7799 / 51°46'47"N

Longitude: 0.9025 / 0°54'9"E

OS Eastings: 600316

OS Northings: 213010

OS Grid: TM003130

Mapcode National: GBR SPJ.70Z

Mapcode Global: VHKGK.LJGD

Plus Code: 9F32QWH3+X2

Entry Name: The Firs

Listing Date: 3 June 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225166

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421424

Location: West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

Civil Parish: West Mersea

Built-Up Area: West Mersea

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: West Mersea St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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The Firs
TM 01 SW 23/17 3.6.76
Date I.C.1756. lied brick in Flemish-bond. Two storeys modernised. Front
range has central porch which is flat and pilastered; with modern storey-height
windows either side. These have gauged straight arches. First floor band.
A range of 5 windows on first storey under straight rubbed arches; date stone
Central beneath stucco (or stone) heavy eaves cornice. Three hipped dormers,
each with a pair of old casements, brick coped gables, ridged and pegtiled roof.
Inset chimney stack to each gable-end. Two storey ranges at rear contemporary
and later.

Listing NGR: TM0031613010

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