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121-139, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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Latitude: 51.905 / 51°54'17"N

Longitude: 0.5589 / 0°33'32"E

OS Eastings: 576131

OS Northings: 226033

OS Grid: TL761260

Mapcode National: GBR PHJ.J42

Mapcode Global: VHJJB.MCVZ

Entry Name: 121-139, Church Street

Listing Date: 18 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1234723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113824

Location: Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Town: Braintree

Electoral Ward/Division: Bocking North

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


10/301 Nos. 121-139 (odd)


Five pairs of houses, 1872. Red brick with grey gault brick dressings. Red plain tile roofs, with crested ridge tiles. 2 storeys with 2 gables to each pair. Cusped and pierced bargeboards with ball pendants and wrought iron finials. 4 window range to each pair, of 2- and 3 -light iron casements with mullions and decorative glazing bars. Stone plaque to each gable, with sunk quatrefoil inscribed 'AD 1872'. Built for Samuel Courtauld as high quality housing in conjunction with his Bocking Weaving Mills. As such they form part of the C19 Courtauld development in north-central Essex, centred on Bocking and Halstead. (See D. of E. list for Parishes of Gosfield and Halstead Urban.)

Listing NGR: TL7613126033

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