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Latitude: 51.8875 / 51°53'14"N
Longitude: 0.5563 / 0°33'22"E
OS Eastings: 576016
OS Northings: 224078
OS Grid: TL760240
Mapcode National: GBR PHQ.PFD
Mapcode Global: VHJJB.LTFF
Entry Name: Wentworth House
Listing Date: 25 October 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1170324
English Heritage Legacy ID: 113664
Location: Braintree, Essex, CM7
Electoral Ward/Division: Bocking South
Built-Up Area: Braintree
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Bocking St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
885 BRADFORD STREET
(West Side) BROCKING
No 87 (Wentworth House)
TL 7624 3/34 25.10.51.
A fine Cl7 timber-framed and plastered house with a jet tied upper storey and exposed timber framing. The front has 3 gables (2 jet tied above the 1st storey). 2 storeys, attics and cellars. The 1st storey has 3 C18 double hung sash windows with glazing bars, in flush cased frames, 2 later sash windows with vertical glazing bars and small casements flanking the window at the south end. The house has a fine richly carved shell canopy which has been removed during restoration and is said to be stored safely. Roofs tiled with C17 rain water heads on either side of the central gable, bearing the initials and date:- FJ 1679. RCHM 25.
Listing NGR: TL7601624078
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