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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: 1123229



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: 10-Apr-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115929

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TL 8428-8528 EARLS COLNE HIGH STREET and 8628-8728 (north side)

8/81 and 9/81 No. 93 (Cobblestones)


Part of inn, now a house. C15, altered in late C19. Timber framed, roughcast rendered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 3 bays aligned NE-SW (gabled to street), with continuous jetty on right side, now underbuilt, and external stack on left side. 2 storeys and cellar. One-window range of late C19 3-light casements with drip-moulds, and one smaller casement on first floor. Half-glazed door. This building originally formed the NW parlour range of a C15 courtyard inn 'The Blue Boar', later called 'The George', the remainder demolished in 1841. This part was retained as an elementary school until replaced by the purpose-built school in Park Lane in 1871. The cellar is original. Moulded and stop-chamfered beams and joists, and original window openings. (Wherein I Dwell, Earls Colne WEA, 1983, 55).

Listing NGR: TL8599628864

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Wherein I Dwell, (1983), 55

National Grid Reference: TL 85996 28864


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