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23-27, Bridge Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Witham, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.796 / 51°47'45"N

Longitude: 0.6353 / 0°38'7"E

OS Eastings: 581821

OS Northings: 214103

OS Grid: TL818141

Mapcode National: GBR QL9.CG2

Mapcode Global: VHJJY.Y4Q0

Entry Name: 23-27, Bridge Street

Listing Date: 1 March 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1122602

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113479

Location: Witham, Braintree, Essex, CM8

County: Essex

District: Braintree

Civil Parish: Witham

Built-Up Area: Witham

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Witham St Nicolas

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

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

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