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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 23-27, BRIDGE STREET

List entry Number: 1122602



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Witham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Mar-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 113479

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1. 1841 BRIDGE STREET (South-East Side) Nos 23 to 27 (odd) TL 8114 2/75 1.3.50.

11* GV 2. Originally 2 early C16 timber-framed and plastered houses, gabled on the front. The space between them was infilled in the C17 when a separate house was built also gabled on the front. The 3 gables are jettied on the 1st storey at different levels, on exposed beams. The front has exposed timber framing. (Formerly it was considered to be a C16 house with cross wings Cf RCHM (41).) 2 storeys. - 3 window range, Cl9 mid C20 casements. The ground storey has the remains of moulded heads and carved sills to originl shallow bay windows. The bressumer to No 27 is moulded and carved and supported on brackets carved with a gloned hand, cock, hen and foliage. There is also a carved beam at the base of the south west gable. The interior has some moulded and carved timber work.

Nos 23 to 27 (odd) form a group with Nos 10 and 12.

Listing NGR: TL8182114103

Selected Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex Central and South West, (1921)

National Grid Reference: TL 81821 14103


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