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17, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0237 / 52°1'25"N

Longitude: 0.2382 / 0°14'17"E

OS Eastings: 553665

OS Northings: 238508

OS Grid: TL536385

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.11L

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.2DSG

Plus Code: 9F4226FQ+F7

Entry Name: 17, High Street

Listing Date: 29 August 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370572

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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669-1/1/187 (West side)
29/08/69 No.17


Shop and flats. Early C19 and earlier. Timber-framed and
rendered and painted Flemish bond brickwork front to High
Street. Roof of front range is hipped and part slate, part
plain machine made clay tiles. Parallel rear range and long
range at right angles to rear with plain tile roofs. 2 storeys
and complex plan form. Front has pulvinated frieze and 4 giant
Doric pilasters, one returning on N flank. Centre bay is
slightly recessed. First floor has three 12 paned double hung
sash windows and ground floor has 2 tripartite double hung
sash windows with small panes in upper halves. Central
doorcase with moulded cornice, moulded architrave and panelled
reveals. Rectangular fanlight over door now infilled. Exposed
N flank to access way is of ashlared render with a double-hung
hung sash window on each floor with moulded surrounds and 8
large square panes. Small hipped roofed parallel 2-storey
range to rear. 2 flat roofed extensions, one single and one of
2 storeys to the W. Behind this is a long rear range at right
angles with gabled W end abutting a C19 rear extension with
scalloped pargetting on its N flank. Large red brick cruciform
plan stack over front range and smaller rectangular stack
adjoining, also stack on long rear range. Interior not

Listing NGR: TL5366538508

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