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Bishop Cauden's Hall, Braintree

Description: Bishop Cauden's Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113699

OS Grid Reference: TL7607524237
OS Grid Coordinates: 576075, 224237
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8889, 0.5572

Location: 15 Church Lane, Braintree, Essex CM7 5SD

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 5SD

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Listing Text

(West Side) BOCKING
TL 7624 3/159 Bishop Cauden's Hall


An early C19 red brick building, now painted. 1 storey. 5 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in plain reveals. Each window is set in a slightly recessed elliptical arched brick recess. The arch above the centre window bears the inscription "Bishop Cauden's Hall endowed 1678, rebuilt 1811, restored 1910". (Bishop Cauden was the author of the book "Eiken Basilike" which he gave out to be the account written by Charles Stuart of his suffering .It was a forgery which ran through 50 or more editions. )

Listing NGR: TL7607524237

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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