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38 and 40, Brook Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Colne Engaine, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.9414 / 51°56'29"N

Longitude: 0.6862 / 0°41'10"E

OS Eastings: 584733

OS Northings: 230398

OS Grid: TL847303

Mapcode National: GBR QJN.6B5

Mapcode Global: VHJJ6.VG3K

Entry Name: 38 and 40, Brook Street

Listing Date: 10 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1123239

English Heritage Legacy ID: 115855

Location: Colne Engaine, Braintree, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Colne Engaine

Built-Up Area: Colne Engaine

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Colne Engaine St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 8430--8530 COLNE ENGAINE BROOK STREET
(north side)

7/6 Nos. 38 and 40

- II

House, now divided into 2. Late C16, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed,
plastered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 4 bays facing S with axial
stack, originally forming a lobby-entrance plan, now divided on line of stack.
Full-length catslide extension to rear, with 2 rear conservatories or glazed
porches. One storey with attics. 4 C20 casements and 2 more in gabled
half-dormers. 2 C20 doors in gabled porches. Roof raised. Concertina shafts
on axial stack, reduced in height. Truncated external stack at right end.
Jowled posts. No. 38 (at right) has plain longitudinal joists of horizontal
section in the right bay, and in the left bay a chamfered axial beam and
chamfered joists of horizontal section, all with lamb's tongue stops. The
internal partition has curved braces trenched into heavy studs, and at the upper
floor a C17 inserted doorway, now blocked. Large wood-burning hearth with
cupboard in right jamb, door missing. No. 40 not inspected internally.


Listing NGR: TL8473330398

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