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The Golden Sovereign The Old Police House, Great Bardfield

Description: The Golden Sovereign The Old Police House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 115313

OS Grid Reference: TL6750330524
OS Grid Coordinates: 567503, 230524
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9480, 0.4358

Location: 5 B1057, Great Bardfield, Essex CM7 4SP

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

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

8/174 The Old Police House
21.12.67 (The Golden Sovereign)
(formerly listed as Essex
County Police Office )


House, now shop with house over. Early C19. Red brick with blue headers in
Flemish bond, slate roof. Rectangular plan facing SE, with rear extensions. 2
storeys. At left, carriageway with elliptical arch of gauged red brick, C20
door with shallow arch of gauged red brick, C20 shopfront 'The Golden
Sovereign'. First floor, 3 original sashes of 16 lights with shallow arches of
gauged red brick. Roof of shallow pitch, hipped at right only, connecting with
adjacent Brick House at left. The right corner of the building is rounded off,
to 4 courses below the eaves.

Listing NGR: TL6750330524

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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