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72a and 72, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Braintree, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8782 / 51°52'41"N

Longitude: 0.5507 / 0°33'2"E

OS Eastings: 575669

OS Northings: 223035

OS Grid: TL756230

Mapcode National: GBR PHX.815

Mapcode Global: VHJJJ.H1HZ

Entry Name: 72a and 72, High Street

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305673

English Heritage Legacy ID: 113754

Location: Braintree, Essex, CM7

County: Essex

Electoral Ward/Division: Braintree Central & Beckers Green

Built-Up Area: Braintree

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Braintree St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

(South East Side)

Nos 72A and 72
TL 7523 1/108 25.10.5l.
Originally a C16-C17 building but with many alterations and additions of various
dates. The front is mainly early C19 plastered brick, 3 storeys. 3 windows
range, double-hung sashes with margin glazing bars. The 1st storey windows
have moulded stucco architraves and the second storey windows have plain reveals.
No 72A has a C20 shop the interior has some fine moulded ceiling beams, now
covered by a lower C20 ceiling. No 72 has a late C19 or early C20 shop front
with ornamental iron railing above the fascia. Roofs slate. RCHM (15).

All the listed buildings from No 68 to No 80 on the south-east side form a group.

Listing NGR: TL7566923035

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

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