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Latitude: 51.8067 / 51°48'24"N
Longitude: 0.6354 / 0°38'7"E
OS Eastings: 581783
OS Northings: 215292
OS Grid: TL817152
Mapcode National: GBR QL3.RFR
Mapcode Global: VHJJR.YVRB
Entry Name: Smithy
Listing Date: 1 March 1950
Last Amended: 7 February 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1306501
English Heritage Legacy ID: 113486
Location: Witham, Braintree, Essex, CM8
Civil Parish: Witham
Built-Up Area: Witham
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Witham St Nicolas
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
No 18 & Smithy
TL 8115 3/17 1.3.50. (Formerly listed under
Road to Powershall End)
A C15 5 timber-framed and plastered house with a C17 smithy at the corner
of Chipping Hill and Church Street. It is still used as a smithy. The
house has cross wings at the north-west and south-east ends. The upper
storey is jettied at the south-west end and on the south-east crosswing.
It is now cement rendered. The south end is weatherboarded and a weatherboarded
wing extends at the rear. 2 storeys. 3 window range on the south-west
front, casements with glazing bars. 1 window has old leaded lights. 1
window range at the south-east front, double-hung sash with glazing bars.
Roofs tiled, with a C17 central brick chimney stack with 2 diagonally
No 18 and Smithy, Nos 20 to 30 (even), Parish Church of St Nicholas, The
Vicarage, No 35 (Barnardiston), Nos 43 to 55 (odd) and No 2 (White Horse
Public House)and Nos 4 and 6 Church Street form a group.
Also Nos 18 and Smithy, Nos 20 to 30 (even), Parish Church of St Nicholas
and the Vicarage form a group with No 7 (Woolpack Inn) and Nos 22 to 48
(even) Church Street.
Listing NGR: TL8178315292
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