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16, Castle Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0251 / 52°1'30"N

Longitude: 0.2389 / 0°14'20"E

OS Eastings: 553707

OS Northings: 238667

OS Grid: TL537386

Mapcode National: GBR MBX.TG5

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3C4C

Entry Name: 16, Castle Street

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205315

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370437

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


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL5338 CASTLE STREET
669-1/1/58 (South side)
01/11/72 No.16

GV II

House. c1800. Timber-framed and plastered with ashlar lining
on a brick plinth, all colourwashed. Slate roof, red brick
stretcher bond stack. Plan rectangular. 2 storeys. N front
elevation: 2 window range, sash windows, moulded architraves,
thin glazing bars, first floor, 3x4 panes, ground floor, 1 of
4x4 panes, cellar grille below, adjacent doorway, overlight,
door has 4 beaded flush panels, round headed footscraper in
plinth. Stack off centre to W. Rear S elevation: similar to
front, ground floor C20 restored doorway with moulded
architrave. Door has 2 glazed upper panes and single depressed
moulded panel. Window similar to front 4x4 panes. First floor
two 3-light casement windows glazing bars, 3x2 panes. E end
elevation: ground floor, 2 similar early C20 3-light windows,
first floor, one similar of 2 lights. Timber wallplates
visible. INTERIOR: large axial ceiling joist on ground floor,
off centre towards front suggests house may have earlier C17
design.


Listing NGR: TL5370738667

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

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