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20, King's Quay Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Harwich, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9466 / 51°56'47"N

Longitude: 1.2884 / 1°17'18"E

OS Eastings: 626089

OS Northings: 232670

OS Grid: TM260326

Mapcode National: GBR VQK.VZJ

Mapcode Global: VHLCG.8BYM

Plus Code: 9F33W7WQ+J8

Entry Name: 20, King's Quay Street

Listing Date: 20 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298490

English Heritage Legacy ID: 366548

ID on this website: 101298490

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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609-1/2/72 (South West side)
20/06/72 No.20


House. Early C17 and early C19. Timber-framed and rendered
with front parapet with gabled dark concrete pantiled roof
with Suffolk verge boards. One flat roofed C20 dormer. 2
storeys and attics with an early C19 double-hung sash window
with small panes, on each floor. Simple doorcase with moulded
pilasters, consoles and flat hood. South gable is of white
weatherboarding and substantial stack at north gable. 2-storey
rear extension, timber-framed with gabled roof and single
flat-roofed dormer. A timber frame of 2 unequal bays with
quadrant moulded spine beams and bridging joists. (Stack bay
to north).
INTERIOR: roof has 3 bays with 'A' frames with joggled side
purlins and a single collar to each pair of principals. Front
was originally jettied with each joist pegged to inner
bressumer. Fireplace is substantially original with cambered
mantel beam with stopped quadrant moulding. Stair winds up
behind stack and has elegant board arched head at top. Mixture
of pine and elm framing and well-preserved example of the
(RCHME: Essex NE: London: 1922-: 136 (30)).

Listing NGR: TM2608932670

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