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2, Bocking End, Braintree

Description: 2, Bocking End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113640

OS Grid Reference: TL7570623249
OS Grid Coordinates: 575706, 223249
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8801, 0.5513

Location: Bocking End, Braintree, Essex CM7 9AA

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 9AA

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Listing Text

(South East Side)

No 2
(formerly listed as
House occupied by
Holmes and Hills,
TL 7523 1/2 25.10.51.

An C18 dark red brick front with lighter red brick dressings and a brick plinth.
2 storeys and attics. 5 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars,
in flush cased frames. The windows have recessed brick panels beneath the sills.
The ground storey windows have wood shutters. A central 8-panel door with the
upper panels glazed has a wood Roman Doric doorcase with fluted pilasters, triglyph
frieze and a cornice. A raised brick band runs between the storeys. Roof tiled,
hipped, with 2 C19 gabled dormers and a moulded wood eaves cornice. An early
C19 grey gault brick wing extends on the south west side and adjoins the White
Hart Hotel at the south end. 2 storeys. 4 window range, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in plain reveals. A 4 panel door with semi-circular fanlight
has plain reveals. Roof slate.

The White Hart Hotel and No 2 form a group with Nos 2 to 8 (even)
Rayne Road and Nos 1, 3, 9 and 11 Bank Street, Braintree.

Listing NGR: TL7570623249

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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