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2, Eastgate Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9474 / 51°56'50"N

Longitude: 1.2871 / 1°17'13"E

OS Eastings: 625998

OS Northings: 232764

OS Grid: TM259327

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VLL

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.899Y

Entry Name: 2, Eastgate Street

Listing Date: 25 September 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298483

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366508

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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Listing Text


609-1/1/40 (North East side)
25/09/51 No.2


Formerly known as: No.2A EASTGATE STREET.
House, c1800 of red Flemish-bond brickwork with gabled clay
plain tile roof. 3 storeys with attics and cellars. Front has
5-window range with projecting brick bands at storey heights
and black tarred plinth. The low second floor has 2 flush
double-hung sash windows with moulded surrounds either side of
a blind window recess. First floor has 5 double-hung sashes
with small panes and flat rubbed brick arches. Ground floor
has 2 similar windows, each side of a semicircular arch-headed
recessed entrance with rendered impost blocks. Contemporary
6-panel door with moulded architrave and plain glass fanlight
over. One stack on NW gable and 2 on SE gable.
INTERIOR: plan form substantially unaltered with narrow
entrance hall with panelled side partitions. Contemporary
dogleg stair with turned balusters and column newel. Ground-
and first-floor rooms have early C19 dado rails, doors, and
architraves. Recesses flanking fireplaces have
segmental-arched heads, one pair of which are now cupboards
with serpentine shelves. First-floor room has fireplace with
eared architrave.

Listing NGR: TM2599832764

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

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