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Latitude: 51.7599 / 51°45'35"N
Longitude: 0.4537 / 0°27'13"E
OS Eastings: 569433
OS Northings: 209647
OS Grid: TL694096
Mapcode National: GBR PK4.MHK
Mapcode Global: VHJK1.T166
Entry Name: Priors
Listing Date: 29 December 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1338427
English Heritage Legacy ID: 112456
Location: Broomfield, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1
Civil Parish: Broomfield
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Broomfield St Mary with St Leonard
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
1. BROOMFIELD HOLLOW LANE
TL 60 NE 8/46 29.12.52.
Originally a mid C16 red brick moated house much altered in the C17 and C18.
The south-east cross wing was rebuilt in the C20. 2 storeys and attics. Casement
windows with leaded lights. The south-west side was probably the original front,
perhaps with a 2 storeyed porch, but it was much altered in the C18. The north-east
side, now the front, has 2 small gabled wings projecting on the front of the
main block, with exposed timber-framing. There is an early C17 staircase wing
with C18 extension. The north-west wing has several original brick mullioned
windows, a bay window and the remains of original moulded string course. Roof
tiled, with 2 segmental headed dormers in the south-west side and an original
central chimney stack with 4 octagonal shafts, partly restored, on a square
base. The interior has good original features including a staircase of circa
1600 and 2 rooms with C16-C17 panelling. (RCHM 3).
Listing NGR: TL6943309647
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