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Latitude: 51.8056 / 51°48'20"N
Longitude: 1.0244 / 1°1'27"E
OS Eastings: 608606
OS Northings: 216207
OS Grid: TM086162
Mapcode National: GBR TQM.MV6
Mapcode Global: VHKGF.PWY7
Plus Code: 9F33R24F+6Q
Entry Name: The Anchor Hotel
Listing Date: 25 June 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1245300
English Heritage Legacy ID: 468748
Location: Brightlingsea, Tendring, Essex, CO7
Civil Parish: Brightlingsea
Built-Up Area: Brightlingsea
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Brightlingsea All Saints with St James
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
TM 0816 BRIGHTLINGSEA COPPERAS ROAD
(South East side)
1251/8/10002 The Anchor Hotel
Public house and hotel. Designed in 1901 by George Henry Page of Colchester and erected on the site of earlier Anchor public houses dating back to the 1630s. Ground floor of Kentish ragstone rubble with upper floors faced in cement with eclectic timber-framing. C20 pantiled roof replaces Brosely tiles and octagonal wooden cupola (formerly leaded) with iron weathervane. An unusual mixture of Jacobean and Bavarian styles, square on plan of 2 storeys and attics with 2 windows to each main front. South and east fronts have 2 projecting gables with deep coving and elaborate oak framing and terracotta dragon finials. First floor has 2 elliptical curved windows, with elaborate Bavarian style fretted balcony but south front has one oriel and one two storey. French windows to balcony . Ground floor has one curved 3-light window and one 5-light window. Ground floor windows have etched glass. Others have stained glass to the tops. Elaborate Jacobean style pilasters to first floor. Ground floor has three stone round-headed entrances with keystone and reeded pilasters, double door and stained glass.
INTERIOR: well staircase with fretted balusters and Minton floor tiles, wooden bar fittings and black marble fireplaces.
Listing NGR: TM0860616207
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