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6, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9464 / 51°56'46"N

Longitude: -0.0185 / 0°1'6"W

OS Eastings: 536290

OS Northings: 229395

OS Grid: TL362293

Mapcode National: GBR K8W.VJD

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.MBLR

Entry Name: 6, High Street

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101339

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159747

Location: Buntingford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buntingford

Built-Up Area: Buntingford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Layston with Buntingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/5 No 6



House, now 2 shops. Late C18, late C19 shopfront. White gault
brick, rear wall and rear and N side of SE wing white
weatherboarded, with slate roof extending to rear as catslide. A
large, double-pile, end chimneys plan house facing W with 3-
storeys front facade but 2 storeys at rear with 2-storeys SE
wing. Symmetrical 3-windows W front with wide projecting eaves
between gable parapets, panelled and bracketed wide eaves soffit,
and 2 full-height shallow recesses framing the wider sash windows
to each side of the centre, and with a stucco floor band across
each recess, above the arches of former Ground floor windows.
Recessed sash windows with plastered reveals and gauged brick
arches of small rise. Central window on 1st floor of 6/6 panes
but 3/3 panes to 2nd floor and triple sash windows in recesses to
each side, of corresponding heights. Moulded reeding to mullions
of triple sashes, and crown glass. Symmetrical tall bowed
shopfronts project about one metre on Ground floor. Similar
single and triple flush box sash windows in contemporary
weatherboarded rear wall and SE wing. A distinguished example of
Regency street architecture, with Ground floor altered. Included
for group value.

Listing NGR: TL3629029395

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

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