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13, Austin's Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9474 / 51°56'50"N

Longitude: 1.2875 / 1°17'14"E

OS Eastings: 626024

OS Northings: 232760

OS Grid: TM260327

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VQG

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.89HZ

Plus Code: 9F33W7WP+XX

Entry Name: 13, Austin's Lane

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298463

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366616

Location: Harwich, Tendring, Essex, CO12

County: Essex

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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609-1/2/103 (North West side)
20/06/72 No.13


House, C16 and early C19. Timber-framed with red Flemish-bond
brick front and gabled clay plain tile roof continuous with
No.12A (qv). 2 storeys with C20 rear extension.
EXTERIOR: front has 3 flat-roofed dormers unequally spaced of
a single light with cross glazing pattern. First floor has 2
slightly recessed double-hung sash windows with margin glazing
and stone sills. Ground floor has 2 similar windows but with
stone lintels on consoles. Off-centre door with moulded
architrave and C20 pediment-like hood. Early C19 door with 7
panels, upper 2 glazed.
INTERIOR: eastern half is single bay of timber-framing of mid
to late C16 with large flat chamfered bridging joist and
joists with upper haunching and soffit shoulders. Stair hole
towards rear probably originally gained via arch-headed flank
door of No.12A (qv). Partition of studs with stopped chamfers
(reused) to left of front door with evidence for former
rebated door opening adjoining rear wall. 2 late C16 moulded
corbel brackets under spine beams one with 'waggon
Western part and raising of structure of late C18 or early C19
with fully-framed purlin roof. Front room has segmented arched
C18 niche adjoining fireplace with fluted pilasters and
keystone (formerly one of pair). Simple corner cupboard on
first floor.

Listing NGR: TM2602432760

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