5 AND 6, MARKET STREET

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1205199
Date first listed:
18-Apr-1994
Statutory Address:
5 AND 6, MARKET STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
5 AND 6, MARKET STREET

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

County:
Essex
District:
Tendring (District Authority)
Parish:
Harwich
National Grid Reference:
TM 26057 32688

Details

HARWICH

TM2632NW MARKET STREET 609-1/2/96 (South East side) Nos.5 AND 6

GV II

Shop. Mid/late C16. Timber-framed and rendered with gabled concrete interlocking tile roof. 2 storeys with attics. Front has stump of rendered, central ridgeline stack and 2 hipped roofed dormers with 2-light casements. First floor has two C20 double-hung sash windows with 2 vertical glazing bars and a blind window recess. C19 shop front with central canted recessed entrance, cast-iron ventilators over shop front and fascia with consoles at each end. INTERIOR: 2-storey C16 timber frame of 2 equal bays and unjettied. Wall bracing of Colchester type, in NE gable and central end tie beam with wavy arch braces and unusual nailed-on studs. This wall represents an unusually early example of 'economy' carpentry with lower half of studs halved under braces. Roof was of side purlin-type later raised. Joists are stop-chamfered with soffit tenons and there are remains of 2 windows in rear wall, one with ovolo mullions and ancient leaded light glazing in situ with diamond panes nailed to mullions.

Listing NGR: TM2605732688

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
366604
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Jul 2002
Reference: IOE01/07935/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Wilfred N. Winder. Source Historic England Archive
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