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Corn Exchange, Braintree

Description: Corn Exchange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 November 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 113755

OS Grid Reference: TL7566123028
OS Grid Coordinates: 575661, 223028
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8781, 0.5506

Location: Braintree Town Centre, High Street (SW-bound) 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 74, 74A and
Corn Exchange
TL 7523 1/109
Built in 1839, it was enlarged between 1860 and 1877. The front is white gault
brick, now painted on the outer bays and plastered on the centre, 2 storeys.
3 window range, C20 easements, The front has a parapet and stucco cornice and
is divided into 3 bays by pilasters rising through 2 storeys. The centre front
breaks forward slightly above the pilasters and is recessed beneath the entablature.
The ground storey has C20 shops in C18 style at the north east and south west
ends. Included for group value.
All the listed buildings from No 68 to No 80 on the south east side form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7566123028

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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