Building record MCC295 - 38-39 East Hill, Colchester
|Grid reference||TM 00466 25261 (point)|
|Non Parish Area||COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX|
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Late 15th or early 16th century house with 17th century extension to the rear.
RCHME survey of No's 38-39 East Hill. The house was built probably in the 15th century. At the back is a 16th or 17th century extension. The upper storey projects on the north front on curved brackets and also on the east side of the extension. Inside the building at the back of the front block was an original doorway with a four centred head; the head is now lying loose in the garden. <1>
DOE survey of No's 38 & 39 East Hill. C16 house with cross wing at East end and C17 extension of rear (No's 40, 41 & 42). Timber framed, plastered and painted. Sash window, mostly with glazing bars. Two storeys and attics, cellars. Tiled roofs. Upper storey projects on the front on curved brackets and also on east side of rear extension. C18 oriel window to upper storey front of the cross wing. 1 small ground floor shop front. <2>
DOE survey of No's 40 -42 East Hill. Grade II. Form C17 extensions to rear of No's 38 and 39, and faces into Roseberry Avenue. Timber framed plastered and painted except No 42 which has a red brick front. Sash windows, mostly with glazing bars. Two storey with attics, cellars. Tiled roofs. Upper storey projects on the front on curved brackets, and also on east side of rear extension. <3>
- <1> SCC3 Monograph: Royal Commission on the Historical Monuments of England. 1922. Royal Commission on Historical Monuments (England): Essex, (North-East). Volume III. No 202.
- <2> SCC4 LIST: Department of the Environment. 1971. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Borough of Colchester (Essex). TM 0025 SW 6/51.
- <3> SCC4 LIST: Department of the Environment. 1971. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest: Borough of Colchester (Essex). TM 0025 SW 6/51.
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Jan 31 2017 8:45AM