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Gower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe-le-Soken, Essex

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Latitude: 51.858 / 51°51'28"N

Longitude: 1.1617 / 1°9'41"E

OS Eastings: 617812

OS Northings: 222434

OS Grid: TM178224

Mapcode National: GBR VRK.DJY

Mapcode Global: VHLCS.2KZJ

Entry Name: Gower House

Listing Date: 30 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308437

English Heritage Legacy ID: 120312

Location: Thorpe-le-Soken, Tendring, Essex, CO16

County: Essex

District: Tendring

Civil Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Built-Up Area: Thorpe-le-Soken

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Thorpe-le-Soken

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TM 1622-1722 (north-east side)

8/83 Gower House


House, now 2 shops and house. C17, altered in C19. Timber framed,
weatherboarded and plastered, roofed with handmade red clay tiles. 3 bays
facing SW with central stack, and rear extensions. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2
early C19 bow shopfronts, both altered with late C19 sashes. First floor, 2
late C19 sashes. 2 half-glazed doors and one plain boarded door. Dentilled and
moulded eaves cornice. Chimney truncated just above roof. Old cast iron
guttering on wrought iron brackets. Chamfered axial and transverse beams.

Listing NGR: TM1781222434

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

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