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Dovecote to the Deanery, Braintree

Description: Dovecote to the Deanery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113737

OS Grid Reference: TL7561925376
OS Grid Coordinates: 575619, 225376
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8993, 0.5512

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

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Listing Text

Dovecote to the Deanery
(formerly listed under Bridge End,
Bocking Church Street)
TL 7525 5/52A 25.10 .51.

Standing to the south of the Deanery to the west of the entrance drive. A timber framed and weather boarded building, said to have been built in the late C17 during the residence of Bishop Gorder. 2 storeys. The upper storey still. has the original wattle and daub nesting boxes (some 135). Roof tiled, pyramid, rising to a cruciform gabled bird entrance.

Listing NGR: TL7561925376

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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