Holly Trees (Museum), Colchester, Essex

Holly Trees (Museum), Colchester, Essex
Photograph taken 22 May 2007 © Lorna Freeman. Source Historic England Archive ref: 117018

The site of the brick house can be dated back to the 13th century. The current house was built in 1717-18 and it was formerly the home of Charles Gray (1696-1783), MP for Colchester. He owned the house for over 60 years. The house is now part of the Municipal Castle Park.

Location

Essex Colchester

Period

Georgian (1714 - 1836)

Tags

house housing rich medieval Georgian (1714 - 1836)