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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: 1306501



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: 07-Feb-1973

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 113486

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1841 CHIPPINGHILL (North Side) No 18 & Smithy TL 8115 3/17 1.3.50. (Formerly listed under Road to Powershall End)


A C15 5 timber-framed and plastered house with a C17 smithy at the corner of Chipping Hill and Church Street. It is still used as a smithy. The house has cross wings at the north-west and south-east ends. The upper storey is jettied at the south-west end and on the south-east crosswing. It is now cement rendered. The south end is weatherboarded and a weatherboarded wing extends at the rear. 2 storeys. 3 window range on the south-west front, casements with glazing bars. 1 window has old leaded lights. 1 window range at the south-east front, double-hung sash with glazing bars. Roofs tiled, with a C17 central brick chimney stack with 2 diagonally set shafts. RCHM (10)

No 18 and Smithy, Nos 20 to 30 (even), Parish Church of St Nicholas, The Vicarage, No 35 (Barnardiston), Nos 43 to 55 (odd) and No 2 (White Horse Public House)and Nos 4 and 6 Church Street form a group. Also Nos 18 and Smithy, Nos 20 to 30 (even), Parish Church of St Nicholas and the Vicarage form a group with No 7 (Woolpack Inn) and Nos 22 to 48 (even) Church Street.

Listing NGR: TL8178315292

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: TL 81783 15292


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