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54 and 56, 56a, Bradford Street, Braintree

Description: 54 and 56, 56a, Bradford Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113684

OS Grid Reference: TL7605523998
OS Grid Coordinates: 576055, 223998
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8867, 0.5568

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

(East Side)

25.10.51 Nos 54 and 56
No 56A
TL 7623 2/16
TL 7624 3/16
A range of C16 - C17 timber-framed and plastered houses. The north part (Nos
56 and 56A) was refronted in the C18, with a parapet and cornice. 2 storeys.
5 window range. The 1st storey has C2O 3-light casements and the ground storey
has 4 3-light bays. No 56A has a shop front (C20). No 56 has a central 6-panel
door in a wood doorcase with panelled reveals, pilasters and a dentilled pediment.
A wing extends to the east at the north end facing on to Phillips Chase, with
a cart entrance. Roofs tiled. The interiors have some exposed timber-framing
and ceiling beams, some carved. RCHM (44).

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: TL7605523998

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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