- 15 Oct 2000
- Franciscan Convent, Broad Road, Braintree, Essex, CM7 9RS
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
885 BROAD ROAD BOCKING Franciscan Convent TL 7624 3/177
An early C19 timber-framed and plastered house standing on the bank of the River Blackwater north of Bradford Bridge. 2 storeys. 2 short wings break forward at the north and south ends of the west front. 3 window range, the outer windows (to the wings) are 2 storey 3-light bays. The south front has 6 window range. The windows are double-hung sashes with glazing bars, in flush cased frames. The centre part of the west front has a recessed porch with Tuscan columns in antis with a cornice and frieze between the wings. Roofs slate, hipped. A I further wing extends to the east on the south front.
Listing NGR: TL7629824332
© 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.
Plaster, Slate, Timber, Georgian Timber Framed House, Victorian Monument <By Form>, Timber Framed Building, House, Domestic, Dwelling, Franciscan Nunnery, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nunnery, Religious House