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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1123194



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Earls Colne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 21-Jun-1962

Date of most recent amendment: 10-Apr-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115950

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TL 8628-8728 EARLS COLNE LOWER HOLT STREET (south side)

9/102 No. 20 (formerly 21.6.62 listed as Old House)


House. Late C14 and C15. Timber framed, plastered with frame exposed, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 2-bay hall facing NW with C16 internal stack behind ridge, and C19 external stack at left end. Late C15 crosswing to right. One storey with attics and 2 storeys. 2:1 window range of C20 sashes and one more in gabled dormer. 2 C19 doors. End of main beam of inserted floor exposed externally. The hall has edge-halved and bridled scarfs in the wallplates, a cambered tiebeam and a crownpost roof. The crosswing has an arch-braced clasped purlin roof. Divided into 2 dwellings c.1691, re-combined in late C20. (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 46). RCHM 20.

Listing NGR: TL8653928775

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wherein I Dwell, (1983), 46

National Grid Reference: TL 86539 28775


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