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21 and 22, Clockhouse Way, Braintree

Description: 21 and 22, Clockhouse Way

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 113818

OS Grid Reference: TL7712922934
OS Grid Coordinates: 577129, 222934
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8768, 0.5718

Location: Clockhouse Way, Braintree, Essex CM7 3RE

Locality: Braintree
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 3RE

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Listing Text


Nos 21 and 22

TL 72 SE 8/2


Pair of cottages, after 1918, by CHB Quennell and WF Crittall. Concrete block construction. Flat roof. 2 storeys. Each house 3 windows wide, the centre recesses containing entrance. Windows square headed with metal frames. Moulded cornice and parapet.

One of 2 unmutilated examples (with Nos 156-158 Cressing Road) of housing estate built by Crittalls Manufacturing Company to demonstrate use of modular system of concrete block construction, in response to need for cheap housing after First World War.

Listing NGR: TL7712922934

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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