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30 and 32, Gold Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0216 / 52°1'17"N

Longitude: 0.2406 / 0°14'26"E

OS Eastings: 553833

OS Northings: 238281

OS Grid: TL538382

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.7MW

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.4G12

Entry Name: 30 and 32, Gold Street

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196177

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370552

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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Listing Text


669-1/1/166 (West side)
01/11/72 Nos.30 AND 32


2 houses. c1580, refenestrated and refurbished in late C18,
C20 rear additions. Timber-framed and plastered with peg-tiled
roof. T shaped plan. 2 storey and attic. Front E elevation:
continuous 4 window range, 2 + 2. No.32 (S) c1800, windows all
have moulded architraves, sashes with glazing bsars, 4x4
panes. Central simple doorway with roll moulded lining,
overlight, C19 door of 4 flush bead moulded panels. Ashlar
lining on facade. No.30 (N), reworked in C20 and replastered,
windows C20 2-light casements with glazing bars 2x2 panes.
Ground floor has single window and simple doorway with door
similar to No.32. Rear W elevation: No.30, deep C20 jettied
gabled addition, ground and first floor casement windows 4 and
3 lights respectively. To N, narrow C20 lean-to with door,
upper glazed 2x3 panes, adjacent single-light window. No.32
has 2-storey flat roofed addition with first floor double
casement window 4x2 panes.
INTERIOR: No.30 has exposed framing c1580 of early primary
braced type. Ceiling joists flat-laid with joint and groove
evidence of some original partitioning. Roof exposed and of
clasped side-purlin form. A sawn-off projecting tie-beam
between houses, seen from the street, together with some
apparent difference in appearance since previous listing
suggests No.30 has been considerably altered recently.

Listing NGR: TL5383338281

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