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Silver Birches, Bradwell

Description: Silver Birches

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 July 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 116352

OS Grid Reference: TL8076621717
OS Grid Coordinates: 580766, 221717
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8647, 0.6240

Location: Links Road, Bradwell, Essex CM77 8ES

Locality: Bradwell
Local Authority: Braintree District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM77 8ES

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Listing Text

TL 82 SW
(west side)

2/23 Silver Birches

- II

House. C16, altered in C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red
plain tiles. 4 bays facing SE with axial stack near left end, external stacks
at each end. Full-length rear lean-to raised to 2 storeys with flat roof
c.1952. 2 storeys. Ground floor, 2 C20 casements and one square bay. First
floor, 4 C20 casements. C20 door with small lean-to canopy. Full-length jetty,
plastered. Jowled posts, heavy studding with ogee braces trenched to the
inside. Chamfered axial beams with plain stops, plain joists of horizontal
section. Shutter grooves for unglazed windows. Unglazed window at right end on
first floor, blocked by external chimney. A C20 stair cuts through a wide
wood-burning hearth facing to right. Roof rebuilt with ridge and much unsooted
re-used timber. RCHM 3.

Listing NGR: TL8076621717

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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