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Latitude: 51.8906 / 51°53'26"N
Longitude: 0.5557 / 0°33'20"E
OS Eastings: 575964
OS Northings: 224424
OS Grid: TL759244
Mapcode National: GBR PHQ.H90
Mapcode Global: VHJJB.LR41
Entry Name: 35-39, Church Lane
Listing Date: 25 October 1951
Last Amended: 29 November 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1170825
English Heritage Legacy ID: 113702
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
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
885 CHURCH LANE
(West Side) BOCKING
Nos 35 to 39 (odd)
(formerly listed as Nos 35 and 37)
TL 7524 4/56 25.10.51.
Formerly "The Tabor House". John Bunyan is said to have stayed here. It is
an early C16 timber-framed and plastered house with a late C16 south part and
a gable at the north end. 2 storeys. The upper storey is jet tied on the whole front, with a moulded and carved bressumer on curved and moulded brackets springing from attached shafts with capitals. The ground storey has exposed timber framing. 4 window range, casements, some with old leaded lights. There is a c16 doorway with a 4-centered arch in a square head. Roof tiled with a C16 central chimney stack with fluted shafts and moulded brick caps, on a square base. (The original stack has been rebuilt on the old model). The interior has exposed beams and some original features. RCHM (20).
Listing NGR: TL7596424424
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