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Employment Exchange

A Grade II* Listed Building in Colchester, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8907 / 51°53'26"N

Longitude: 0.8999 / 0°53'59"E

OS Eastings: 599648

OS Northings: 225319

OS Grid: TL996253

Mapcode National: GBR SN5.DC5

Mapcode Global: VHKFZ.KQ3Z

Entry Name: Employment Exchange

Listing Date: 2 December 1971

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337704

English Heritage Legacy ID: 116971

Location: Colchester, Essex, CO1

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Town: Colchester

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle

Built-Up Area: Colchester

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Colchester St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

995 (West Side)

Employment Exchange
TL 9925 SE 5/218


Formerly Stockwell House
Good C17 building with fine early Cl8 red brick front. 2 storeys and
attics, cellars, timber-framed, and plastered, the roofs tiled.
The front has a brick eaves cornice, 6-window range of double hung sashes
with glazing bars in cased frames, flat rubbed brick arches. Band.
Central doorcase with pediment head, scroll brackets, shouldered architrave
and 6-panel door. On the north side is an oriel bay upper window with
a Venetian attic window above. C17 interior features - staircase and
ceiling beams.

Listing NGR: TL9964825319

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

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