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7 and 9, Market Place

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Dunmow, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8733 / 51°52'23"N

Longitude: 0.3618 / 0°21'42"E

OS Eastings: 562687

OS Northings: 222049

OS Grid: TL626220

Mapcode National: GBR NGB.G9H

Mapcode Global: VHJJF.754S

Entry Name: 7 and 9, Market Place

Listing Date: 16 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1068862

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353326

Location: Great Dunmow, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Dunmow

Built-Up Area: Great Dunmow

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Dunmow St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

7/81 No. 7 and No. 9


Shops and flats, former houses. C15 or earlier. 2 storey timber framed and
plastered, with peg tile roof hipped at N end and hipped with gablet at S.
Front has 5 double hung sashes with moulded surrounds and small panes on first
floor, with fragments of old pargetting. Ground floor has from N to S, a C19
bay window with C20 alterations, a late C18 open pedimented doorcase with thin
pilasters and brackets and a good late C19 projecting shopfront with deep 'V'
shaped glazing bars. No. 7 has an early C19 door surround to passage and a
C20 shopfront. Off-centre red brick stack in front roof slope. The N end has a
range of 2 storey attached outbuildings, 2 with peg tile roofs and the
westernmost has a slate gabled roof. These have some black weatherboarding
and large carriage doors. At the S end are further rear extensions of 2 storeys
in part render and part brickwork with peg tile gabled roofs and 2 big gabled
dormers in N side. In between, the back has a long peg tile cat-slide
extension. The interior reveals evidence for 2 former houses, both of the 'hall
and single crosswing' format. That to the N has fragments of service wall and
service door arrangement and had an included cross passage with spere openings.
Richly moulded, inserted floor of probable late C15. Other crosswing/hall is
probably of late C15 with later inserted floor.

Listing NGR: TL6268722049

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

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