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7-17, Church Street, Braintree

Description: 7-17, Church Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113711

OS Grid Reference: TL7576625582
OS Grid Coordinates: 575766, 225582
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9011, 0.5534

Location: 1 Church Street, Braintree, Essex CM7 5LH

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

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Nos 7 to 17 (odd)
TL 7525 5/186


A range of Cl9 red brick almshouses. 1 storey. 12 window range, mullioned and transomed metal casements with leaded lattice lights, in plain reveals with 'Tudor' arched heads. A plaque on the west end states that the almshouses were
built about 1400 and rebuilt in 1869. The ends are gabled with barge boards carved with roses, horses heads and pelicans. Roofs tiled, with diagonally
set chimney stacks, with brick dentilled caps and moulded brick bases. There
is a serrated brick eaves course.

Listing NGR: TL7576625582

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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