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66 and 68, High Street, Great Baddow

Description: 66 and 68, High Street

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 10 April 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 112591

OS Grid Reference: TL7288004850
OS Grid Coordinates: 572880, 204850
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7157, 0.5012

Location: High Street, Great Baddow, Essex CM2 7HH

Locality: Great Baddow
Local Authority: Chelmsford City Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM2 7HH

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Listing Text

5213 (West Side)
Nos 66 and 68
TL 7204 32/131 10.4.67.

Originally a C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered house, much altered in the
C17 and C18 and some C19 alterations. The lst storey is jettied on the whole
front. No 66 has a curved bracket. 2 storeys. 5 window range, No 66 has C20
casements and No 68 has C18 or early C19 fenestration, double-hung sashes with
glazing bars. The ground storey has 3 good C18 or early C19 bow shop windows with
glazing bars. There are 2 doorways between the windows one has a 6-panel door
and cornice. Roof tiled, hipped, with a central C16-C17 chimney stack with
4 grouped octagonal shafts. The south part of the front (No 68) has a paired
modillion eaves cornice and the north side of No 66 has a C18 moulded wood cornice.
The interior has richly moulded ceiling beams with moulded brackets and pendants.
there are original doors and windows. The roof has original timbers and a good
crown post with hollow chamfers. On the lst storey there is a fine C17 painted
ceiling of flowers. (RCHM 6).

Nos 66 to 78 (even) with 57 to 61 (odd) and Munnions, Banstreets, Bell Street,
the Church of St Mary and the Vicarage Church Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7288004850

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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