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Old Court Hotel, Braintree

Description: Old Court Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113655

OS Grid Reference: TL7601023832
OS Grid Coordinates: 576010, 223832
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8853, 0.5561

Location: Old Court Hotel, 31 Bradford Street CM7 9AS

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 31
(Old Court Hotel)
TL 7623 2/43 25.lO.5l.

A Cl7 timber-framed and plastered house, originally with a T shaped plan and
a cross wing at the east end. The crosswing was refronted in the late C18 and
raised 1 storey with grey gault brick, now painted, with a parapet and cornice.
3 storeys, attics and cellars. 4 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing
bars, in plain reveals. The end bays of the front each of 1 window range, break
forward slightly with 3-light windows. The ground storey windows have cornices
on console brackets. At the north end there is a 2 storeyed cart entrance with
exposed timber-framing (exposed due to C2O demolitions.). Roof tiled with a
coved eaves cornice. A C17 wing extends to the west at the north end with mainly
C18 fenestration. Roof tiled.RCHM (33).

All the listed buildings from No 19 to No 41 on the west side and
No 4 to No 20 on the east side form a group with Bawn Cottage, Bawn Close.

Listing NGR: TL7601023832

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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