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49, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Upper Gravenhurst, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0113 / 52°0'40"N

Longitude: -0.3801 / 0°22'48"W

OS Eastings: 511276

OS Northings: 236002

OS Grid: TL112360

Mapcode National: GBR H4Z.SVB

Mapcode Global: VHFQW.CQF0

Entry Name: 49, High Street

Listing Date: 19 December 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113814

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37779

Location: Gravenhurst, Central Bedfordshire, MK45

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Gravenhurst

Built-Up Area: Upper Gravenhurst

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shillington and Gravenhurst

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-


4/10001 No 49

Cottage. Circa late C17 or early C18. Plastered timber frame,
some brick infilling. Steeply-pitched thatched roof with gabled
ends, clad in corrugated iron sheets. Gault brick axial and
gable-end stacks. Plan: 3-room plan. Centre and right hand rooms
heated from axial and gable end stacks respectively; left hand
room may have been unheated originally. Exterior: 1 storey and
attic. Asymmetrical 3-window south east front with late C19 or
C20 2-light casements with small panes. C20 door to right of
centre. 2 small dormers with raking roofs and small 2-light
casements with glazing bars. Casements with glazing bars at rear
and panelled door at centre. Casement in south west gable end,
similar to those at front. Interior: Right hand and centre rooms
have chamfered axial beams, the right hand room has large brick
fireplace with chamfered timber lintel and ovens. In the attic
chambers the wall-plates, tie-beams, principal rafters and
tenoned purlins are exposed. The principal rafters are truncated
just above the purlins.

Listing NGR: TL1127636002

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

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