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Blandford House, Braintree

Description: Blandford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 113764

OS Grid Reference: TL7549522839
OS Grid Coordinates: 575495, 222839
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8765, 0.5481

Location: 3 London Road, Braintree, Essex CM7 2LD

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 2LD

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Listing Text

885 (South East Side)
No 7 (Blandford House)
TL 7522 1/124 25.lO.5l.
A late C17 or early C18 timber-framed and plastered house (circa 1700). Originally
built on an L-shaped plan with wings to the north-east and south-west. It has
C18 and later alterations and additions. 2 storeys, attics and cellars. 3
window range on the north-west front and 4 window range on the south-west front.
An C18 addition extends at the south-east end, of 3 window range. The windows
are double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames (the windows
on the south-west front of the main block have single vertical glazing bars).
The north-west front has a central doorway with an original shell hood on carved
brackets. A single storey C20 addition projects on the south-west front. Roofs
tiled, hipped with 2 C19 gabled dormers. RCHM (2).

Listing NGR: TL7549522839

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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