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72a and 72, High Street, Braintree

Description: 72a and 72, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113754

OS Grid Reference: TL7566923035
OS Grid Coordinates: 575669, 223035
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8782, 0.5507

Location: High Street, Braintree, Essex CM7 1JP

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 1JP

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Listing Text

(South East Side)

Nos 72A and 72
TL 7523 1/108 25.10.5l.
Originally a C16-C17 building but with many alterations and additions of various
dates. The front is mainly early C19 plastered brick, 3 storeys. 3 windows
range, double-hung sashes with margin glazing bars. The 1st storey windows
have moulded stucco architraves and the second storey windows have plain reveals.
No 72A has a C20 shop the interior has some fine moulded ceiling beams, now
covered by a lower C20 ceiling. No 72 has a late C19 or early C20 shop front
with ornamental iron railing above the fascia. Roofs slate. RCHM (15).

All the listed buildings from No 68 to No 80 on the south-east side form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7566923035

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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