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Stanford House, Braintree

Description: Stanford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113679

OS Grid Reference: TL7606823947
OS Grid Coordinates: 576068, 223947
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8863, 0.5570

Location: Bradford Street, Braintree, Essex CM7 9AT

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

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Listing Text

885 (East Side)
No 44
(Stanford House)
TL 7623 2/12 25.10.51.

A late C18 white gault brick house, possibly incorporating parts of an earlier
house. The front has a parapet, slightly recessed, above each window range,
with a stone coping and cornice. 2 storeys and attics. 4 window range, arranged
3:1. The north end, of 1 window range, is slightly recessed on front (a later
extension). Mainly double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals.
The outer windows on the 1st storey of the main block are 3-light mullioned
and transomed casements with glazing bars. The ground storey has 2 3-light
bow windows with cornices and a central 8-panel door with the upper panels glazed.
The doorcase has a plain architrave and a cornice on console brackets. Roof
tiled, hipped, with 3 flat headed dormers. The interior has a panelled room
on the ground storey and a linenfold oak panel dado.

All the listed buildings from No 24 to No 56A on the east side
form a group with No 37 to No 89 (with Nos 57, 61, 61A) on the west side.

Listing NGR: TL7606823947

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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