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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1122602
English Heritage Legacy ID: 113479
Location: Witham, Braintree, Essex, CM8
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
1841 BRIDGE STREET
Nos 23 to 27 (odd)
TL 8114 2/75 1.3.50.
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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