Franciscan Convent

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


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0840 IOE Records taken by B A A Gray; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr B.A.A. Gray. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

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

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