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Primes Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0228 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: 0.2365 / 0°14'11"E

OS Eastings: 553553

OS Northings: 238404

OS Grid: TL535384

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.0NK

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.1FX5

Plus Code: 9F4226FP+4J

Entry Name: Primes Close

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Last Amended: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025095

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370708

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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669-1/1/319 (South side)
01/11/72 Nos.1, 1A, 9 and 9A Primes Close
(Formerly Listed as:
Nos 1 & 9 Primes Close)


2 houses, facing each other, E and W, across a small green.
1847 (date plaque). Part of a development of almshouses.
Enlarged and divided in C20. Gault and red brick, peg and clay
tiled roofs. Front elevation (E and W) gault brick, 3 window
range, central doorway, prominent gault gable-end stacks each
with paired diagonally set shafts. Doorway chamfered, 4-centre
arched head, boarded door of 2 leaves, 4 windows all similar,
chamfered reveals, splayed sills, sliding sashes with glazing
bars, 4x4 panes. Central first floor window projecting gabled
brick oriel on concave corbel, 2-light casement window 2x4
panes. Rear elevation, E and W, red brick, with some burnt
headers, ground and first floor C20 casement windows to outer
ends, 2x4 panes. Central 2 storeyed C20 addition with
stairway, casement windows with glazing bars, C20 door. No.1A,
addition in red brick and rendered. No.9A, yellow grey brick,
doorway projected out to S. N and S end elevations: gables
have moulded barge-boards. Date plaques on N ends. Nos 1 & 1A
S end has casement windows on ground and first floor, 2x3
panes and 2x4 panes respectively.

Listing NGR: TL5364038413

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