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66 and 68, High Street

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Baddow, Essex

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Latitude: 51.7157 / 51°42'56"N

Longitude: 0.5012 / 0°30'4"E

OS Eastings: 572880

OS Northings: 204850

OS Grid: TL728048

Mapcode National: GBR PKS.7KJ

Mapcode Global: VHJK8.M4TK

Entry Name: 66 and 68, High Street

Listing Date: 10 April 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1170982

English Heritage Legacy ID: 112591

Location: Great Baddow, Chelmsford, Essex, CM2

County: Essex

District: Chelmsford

Civil Parish: Great Baddow

Built-Up Area: Chelmsford

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Baddow, St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

5213 (West Side)
Nos 66 and 68
TL 7204 32/131 10.4.67.

Originally a C15-C16 timber-framed and plastered house, much altered in the
C17 and C18 and some C19 alterations. The lst storey is jettied on the whole
front. No 66 has a curved bracket. 2 storeys. 5 window range, No 66 has C20
casements and No 68 has C18 or early C19 fenestration, double-hung sashes with
glazing bars. The ground storey has 3 good C18 or early C19 bow shop windows with
glazing bars. There are 2 doorways between the windows one has a 6-panel door
and cornice. Roof tiled, hipped, with a central C16-C17 chimney stack with
4 grouped octagonal shafts. The south part of the front (No 68) has a paired
modillion eaves cornice and the north side of No 66 has a C18 moulded wood cornice.
The interior has richly moulded ceiling beams with moulded brackets and pendants.
there are original doors and windows. The roof has original timbers and a good
crown post with hollow chamfers. On the lst storey there is a fine C17 painted
ceiling of flowers. (RCHM 6).

Nos 66 to 78 (even) with 57 to 61 (odd) and Munnions, Banstreets, Bell Street,
the Church of St Mary and the Vicarage Church Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7288004850

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