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57 and 59, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ridgmont, Central Bedfordshire

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Latitude: 52.0145 / 52°0'52"N

Longitude: -0.5805 / 0°34'49"W

OS Eastings: 497515

OS Northings: 236070

OS Grid: SP975360

Mapcode National: GBR F21.Q1K

Mapcode Global: VHFQR.WMHJ

Entry Name: 57 and 59, High Street

Listing Date: 6 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1114054

English Heritage Legacy ID: 38368

Location: Ridgmont, Central Bedfordshire, MK43

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Ridgmont

Built-Up Area: Ridgmont

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Ridgmont

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

SP 9736
11/71 Nos. 57 and 59

2 houses, probably originally a single dwelling. C16, reworked C19. Timber
framed structure with red brick infill, parts rebuilt in brick. Slate roof.
Originally a 2 or 3 room cottage, probably single storeyed, heightened and
extended to rear in C19. Timber framing exposed to front elevation. The
framing of the first floor upper part is slender, that to earlier structure is
substantial with curving braces. Ground floor has 2 3-light casements and one
canted bay. First floor has 3 3-light casements. 2 doorways, one containing
plank door, other with part-glazed door. Red brick ridge stack, red brick
integral stack to RH gable end. Interior: rear wall of original structure
forms internal wall, parts rebuilt in brick. Rear roof slope timbers are
retained internally, those of front roof slope removed.

Listing NGR: SP9751536070

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

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