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Congregational Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8813 / 51°52'52"N

Longitude: 0.5523 / 0°33'8"E

OS Eastings: 575764

OS Northings: 223386

OS Grid: TL757233

Mapcode National: GBR PHX.2F6

Mapcode Global: VHJJB.JZ94

Plus Code: 9F32VHJ2+GW

Entry Name: Congregational Church

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122541

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113642

Location: Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Town: Braintree

Electoral Ward/Division: Bocking South

Built-Up Area: Braintree

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Bocking St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(North West Side)

Congregational Church
TL 7523 1/3 25.10.51.

An early Cl9 buff gault brick building. Originally built in 1701 for one of
the earliest congregations of dissenters in the country, It was enlarged in
1808 when the present building was erected. 2 storeys. 5 window range, C2O
fixed lights with semi-circular heads. 2 doorways are set in semi-circular
arched recesses. Small wings extend at the north and south ends, each with
a doorway and a semi-circular window above. Roof slate, hipped, with an octagonal
glazed lantern wth glazing bars and a slate roof.

Listing NGR: TL7576423386

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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