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23 and 24, West Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9456 / 51°56'44"N

Longitude: 1.2871 / 1°17'13"E

OS Eastings: 626008

OS Northings: 232565

OS Grid: TM260325

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VM7

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.8C99

Entry Name: 23 and 24, West Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Last Amended: 18 April 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280692

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366636

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


609-1/2/122 (South West side)
20/06/72 Nos.23 AND 24
(Formerly Listed as:
(South West side)
Nos.23-26 (Consecutive))


Two handed houses, originally identical. Early C19 and of red
Flemish-bond brickwork with gabled roof of clay plain tiles.
Parallel hipped rear roof of clay plain tiles. 2 storeys and
attics with 3 flat-roofed dormers behind plain parapet. Front
has 2-window range of double-hung sash windows with small
panes under slightly curved rubbed brick arches. No.23 now has
additional C20 casement under brick arch. The 6-panel front
doors are slightly recessed with moulded architraves and No.23
retains original moulded cornice and frieze with
console-shaped ends. 2 large rectangular stacks behind
ridgeline. INTERIOR: encased spine beams in front rooms.
Houses had narrow winder stairs, that to No.23 has been
altered at ground-floor level. (No.24 interior not seen).

Listing NGR: TM2600832565

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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