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35-39, Church Lane

A Grade II* Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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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

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170825

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113702

Location: Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Town: Braintree

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

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Listing Text

(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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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