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163-169, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Brentwood, Essex

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Latitude: 51.619 / 51°37'8"N

Longitude: 0.2957 / 0°17'44"E

OS Eastings: 559025

OS Northings: 193629

OS Grid: TQ590936

Mapcode National: GBR XN.M6X

Mapcode Global: VHHN3.2KNQ

Plus Code: 9F32J79W+J7

Entry Name: 163-169, High Street

Listing Date: 20 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372301

English Heritage Legacy ID: 373467

Location: Brentwood, Essex, CM14

County: Essex

District: Brentwood

Electoral Ward/Division: Brentwood West

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Brentwood

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Brentwood St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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723-1/12/76 (North side)
20/02/76 Nos.163-169 (Odd)


Brewery. c1820. Converted to terraced houses c1890. Red brick,
slate, hipped roof. Rectangular plan with tunnel back rear
extensions to each house.
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys and cellars. S front elevation, 8 bays (4
houses), plain, string course between ground and first floor,
roof has deep eaves with paired modillions, 3 stacks emerge
from roof pitch, all windows except 3 at No.165 are plain
horned sashes, the exceptions have glazing bars, 2x4 panes
(one on ground floor and pair on first floor). All doorways
similar, recessed behind round headed arch, semicircular
fan-light, doors similar to one at No.169, with 2 upper panels
and one lower boarded panel, (Nos 163-167 upper panels now
glazed). Rear N elevation, yellow brick, slate roof with 3
stacks similar to front. 4 identical extensions with slight
alterations, No.169, least altered and has single ground and
first-floor sash windows with segment heads, glazing bars, 3x4
panes, second-floor casement window with segment head, glazing
bars, 4x2 panes. Back extension has slate single pitch roof
and stack at apex. First floor 2-light casement (probable
replacement), ground floor rear lean-to, slate roof, single
light window. Inner E face, to yard, ground floor back
doorway, segment headed, 2 similar sash windows, one in each
unit, segment heads, glazing bars, 3x4 panes, first floor, one
sash window with glazing bars, 3x4 panes and one simple fixed
window. W end elevation, yellow brick, straight joint between
early block and back additions. Early block has central door
with plain flat hood, door has 2 upper glazed panels and 2
lower beaded panels. Adjacent, casement window with glazing
bars, 2x2 panes. First floor has horned sash window, segment
head, 2x2 panes. Rear addition, one ground and one first floor
small casement window. E end elevation, brickwork shows
rebuilding, large blocked arched opening roughly central on
ground floor with red brick voussoirs. 2 internal symmetrical
stacks. The terrace of houses forms a group.

Listing NGR: TQ5902593629

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