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1-15, Nelson Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Milton, Southend-on-Sea

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Latitude: 51.5366 / 51°32'11"N

Longitude: 0.71 / 0°42'35"E

OS Eastings: 588042

OS Northings: 185449

OS Grid: TQ880854

Mapcode National: GBR Y93.MY

Mapcode Global: VHKHM.8M6W

Entry Name: 1-15, Nelson Street

Listing Date: 23 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1322333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 122911

Location: Southend-on-Sea, SS1

County: Southend-on-Sea

Electoral Ward/Division: Milton

Built-Up Area: Southend-on-Sea

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Southend Team Ministry

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 15 (odd)
TQ 8885 7/72
From 1800-1830 Cliff town developed as a residential centre and Nelson Street
was the shopping centre of Southend prior to the development of High Street.
Nos 1-15 (odd) is a terrace of early C19 yellow brick shops and houses on a
raised stone flag pavement. It comprises 8 3-storey gabled blocks connected
by 2 storey blocks. Each 3 storey block has 1 3 light window on the 1st storey
and 1 window in the gable. The 2 storey blocks each have 1 window range. The
windows are double-hung sashes with single vertical glazing bars, and casements
in the centre lights on the 1st storey. The ground storeys have C20 shops and
offices with C19 ornamental cast iron railings above the fascia. Nos 1 to 7
(odd) have C19 pilasters to the shop fronts. Roofs slate, with overhanging
eaves supported on brackets.
Nos 1 to 15 (odd) form a group with Nos 2 to 18 (even) and lOA.

Listing NGR: TQ8804285449

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