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Dial House Inn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8893 / 51°53'21"N

Longitude: 0.559 / 0°33'32"E

OS Eastings: 576194

OS Northings: 224284

OS Grid: TL761242

Mapcode National: GBR PHQ.J40

Mapcode Global: VHJJB.MSV2

Entry Name: Dial House Inn

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1338247

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113666

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
No 173.
25.10.51. Dial House Inn.
TL 7624 3/29


An early C17 timber-framed and plastered house, probably 1603 (the date carved
on one of the bressumers), with a timber framed addition on the west end, weather boarded on the lst storey and painted brick on the ground storey. 2 storeys, attics and cellars. The south front of Dial House Inn has a jet tied upper storey on a carved bressumer. The east side has a jet tied upper storey with a jet tied gable above, both on carved bressumers. The upper bressumer is carried on carved scroll brackets and bears the date 1603 and the lower one is on carved brackets. There is some exposed timber-framing (now painted) and an original mullioned window (blocked) under the lst storey jetty. No 173 has 1 window range and Dial House Inn has 3 window range, double hung sashes with glazing bars in flush cased frames. The outer windows on the lst storey are 3 light and the ground storey has 3-iight bays. A central 6 panel door with architrave has a late C17 flat wooden canopy on pierced and shaped brackets. Roofs t!le.d. RCHI-1 (21).

Listing NGR: TL7619424284

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