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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.


List entry Number: 1123239



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

County: Essex

District: Braintree

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Colne Engaine

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Apr-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 115855

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TL 8430--8530 COLNE ENGAINE BROOK STREET (north side)

7/6 Nos. 38 and 40

- II

House, now divided into 2. Late C16, altered in C19 and C20. Timber framed, plastered, roofed with handmade red plain tiles. 4 bays facing S with axial stack, originally forming a lobby-entrance plan, now divided on line of stack. Full-length catslide extension to rear, with 2 rear conservatories or glazed porches. One storey with attics. 4 C20 casements and 2 more in gabled half-dormers. 2 C20 doors in gabled porches. Roof raised. Concertina shafts on axial stack, reduced in height. Truncated external stack at right end. Jowled posts. No. 38 (at right) has plain longitudinal joists of horizontal section in the right bay, and in the left bay a chamfered axial beam and chamfered joists of horizontal section, all with lamb's tongue stops. The internal partition has curved braces trenched into heavy studs, and at the upper floor a C17 inserted doorway, now blocked. Large wood-burning hearth with cupboard in right jamb, door missing. No. 40 not inspected internally.

Listing NGR: TL8473330398

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National Grid Reference: TL 84733 30398


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