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Babylon, Boreham

Description: Babylon

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 112432

OS Grid Reference: TL7569409600
OS Grid Coordinates: 575694, 209600
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7575, 0.5443

Location: Church Road, Boreham, Essex CM3 3EJ

Locality: Boreham
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM3 3EJ

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Listing Text

5213 (South Side)

(Formerly listed as
Manor Cottage )
TL 7509 28/5 lO.4.67.

Originally a C15 timber-framed and plastered house altered in the C16 and later
and renovated in the C20. At the west end there is a cross wing with a jettied
upper storey and exposed timber-framing. 2 storeys and attics. The windows
are casements with leaded lights, the doorway has a moulded architrave and
cornice. Roof tiled, half hipped at the east end, with a chimney stack at the
west end which is partly old and partly of rebuilt octagonal shafts. (RCHM

Boreham Manor, Babylon, Ebenezer Cottage, Chasdol, the Old Rectory, the Church of St Andrew, Boreham Lodge, the Old Vicarage, Church Cottages (Nos 1 to 4 (consec)
and McMillan's Cottages (Nos 1 and 2) form a group. Church Cottages, Nos 1 to 4
are buildings of local interest.

Listing NGR: TL7569409600

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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