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Brick House, and Attached Forecourt Wall, Great Braxted

Description: Brick House, and Attached Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 118918

OS Grid Reference: TL8539016703
OS Grid Coordinates: 585390, 216703
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8182, 0.6884

Location: Great Braxted, Essex CO5 9BS

Locality: Great Braxted
Local Authority: Maldon District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CO5 9BS

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Listing Text


2/74 Brick House, (formerly listed as
Brickhouse Farmhouse)
11.12.83 and attached forecourt


House. C17 or earlier rear range, C18 front range. Front range red brick,
hipped red tiled roof. External chimney stacks to left and right. Stepped
eaves cornice. 2 storeys. 5 window range of small paned vertically sliding
sashes. Central recessed 4 panel 2 light door in moulded surround. Timber
framed and plastered rear range with moulded eaves cornice. Internal details
include some exposed timber framing. Good C18 detail to wainscots, doors with
wrought hinges, pine surrounds to fireplaces. Alcove cupboard and stone
fireplace with sunk spandrels from elsewhere. Round headed windows. Dr. Martin
Shaw, composer of many hymns including "Hills of the North Rejoice" lived in
this building.

Listing NGR: TL8539016703

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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