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Friends' Meeting House, Great Bardfield

Description: Friends' Meeting House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115289

OS Grid Reference: TL6759330562
OS Grid Coordinates: 567593, 230562
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9483, 0.4372

Location: 2 High Street, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4RQ

Locality: Great Bardfield
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM7 4RQ

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Listing Text

(north side)

8/150 Friends' Meeting House
21.12.67 (Formerly listed under
High Street)

- II

Meeting house. Early C19, extended in mid-C19. Plastered brick, roofed with
handmade red clay tiles. Rectangular plan facing E. Small extension at S end.
E elevation, 3 high original sashes of 16 lights, with crown glass. Double
doors with shallow hood on scrolled brackets. Roof hipped. Entrance porch on
left return wall. The interior is divided into 2 areas by a full-height screen
of pine, the lower panels removable, the upper panels sliding vertically on sash
cords, to form one almost unobstructed area when required, all original. At the
N end is a dais and elders' bench, with pine balusters at each end, the terminal
baluster turned, the others plain. Pine dado, rising at the N. end.

Listing NGR: TL6759330562

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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