11 Bradford Street
- 24 Sep 2000
- 11 Bradford Street, Braintree, Essex, CM7 9AS
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
BRADFORD STREET 1.
885 (West Side) BOCKING No 11 TL 7523 2/48 25.10.51.
2. A timber-framed and plastered house built in the second half of the C16, originally on a T shaped plan with a cross wing at the south end, but C18 alterations and additions made the plan irregular. 2 storeys, attics and cellars. The crosswing, partly jettied on the 1st storey projects at the south end with 3 window range and the main block extends to the north with 2 window range, double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. Two of the windows on the 1st storey are 3-light and the ground storey has 2 3-light bays. The north end of the main block is also partly jettied on the 1st storey and is partly underbuilt in brick, (painted). The east front has 2 large C18 rain water heads under the jetty. A number of gabled wings extend to the west at the rear making a picturesque group of gabled roofs. The south side of the rear wing is jettied with a long range of casements under the jetty. Roofs tiled, with an original chimney stack with 3 octagonal shafts on a rectangular base. The interior has a number of original features including 2 open fireplaces with carved wood fire surrounds, panelling, doors and a fresco painting on the ground storey. RCHM (36).
Nos 3 to 13 (odd) form a group with Little Bradfords and barn to the south east of Little Bradfords on the east side.
Listing NGR: TL7596823705
© Mr B.A.A. Gray. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Gray, B.A.A.
Rights Holder: Gray, B.A.A.
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