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Yew Tree House, Gate and Gatepiers

A Grade II* Listed Building in West Mersea, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7749 / 51°46'29"N

Longitude: 0.9098 / 0°54'35"E

OS Eastings: 600840

OS Northings: 212476

OS Grid: TM008124

Mapcode National: GBR SPJ.NTS

Mapcode Global: VHKGK.QNB6

Entry Name: Yew Tree House, Gate and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 11 October 1949

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266512

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421404

Location: West Mersea, Colchester, Essex, CO5

County: Essex

District: Colchester

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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Listing Text

Yew Tree House,
gate and gatepiers
TM 01 SW 23/22 11.l0.49
Early Cl8 house. Cased in blue-glazed brick, header-bonded, with moulded first
floor band in red brick sunken panels (5) in parapet above moulded and dentilled
eaves bond. Gables diapered in red and blue bricks and parapetted with an inset
chimney apiece. Door eaves with plastered coving. Central front door with
6 panel leaf and 2 crown-glass lights. Fluted Tuscan pilasters red flat, leaded
entablattrce, breaking forward above tlle pilasters. Two small paned sashes either
side and segmental rubbed brick arches in exposed boxes. A range of 5 matching
sashes on the first storey. Roof ridged and pegtiled. One flat, modern dormer
4 full width of frontage. Gatepiers with ball finials, wrought iron gate.
Wing to rear-forms an L-p1an.

Listing NGR: TM0084012476

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