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76a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0213 / 52°1'16"N

Longitude: 0.2398 / 0°14'23"E

OS Eastings: 553784

OS Northings: 238243

OS Grid: TL537382

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.7GJ

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3GNB

Entry Name: 76a, High Street

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196197

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370606

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


669-1/1/219 (East side)
01/11/72 No.76A


Cottage. C16 and later. Timber-framed and rendered with gabled
plain tile roof. 2 storeys with timber-framed catslide lean-to
to rear with gault brick flank. Stack near centre on ridge
line. Front has long horizontal 12 paned window on first floor
and 2 linked 12 paned double-hung sashes on ground floor. Off
centre doorcase with moulded cornice, panel over door, door
with 6 panels, the top 2 glazed. Flight of steps with
wrought-iron handrails and bootscrapers. Double-hung sash
window to right of door lights No.76 (qv) adjoining this side.
Exposed N flank has pentise board on brackets and iron street
name plate inscribed `Stock Yard' and small window of glass
sheets. House consists of one surviving bay of C16 house with
jowled posts and curved external wall braces to S flank.
Remnants of 4-centred arched door head in S end of front wall.
N wall was open, arched braced truss indicating that house
extended in this direction. Early C17 inserted stack with salt
niche in rear wall of fireplace opening.

Listing NGR: TL5378438243

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

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