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17 and 17a, George Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0228 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: 0.2401 / 0°14'24"E

OS Eastings: 553795

OS Northings: 238412

OS Grid: TL537384

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.1J5

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3FS5

Entry Name: 17 and 17a, George Street

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205826

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370544

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

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 GEORGE STREET
669-1/1/157 (North side)
01/11/72 Nos.17 AND 17A

GV II

House and 2 shops. Early C19 with c1500 core. Grey gault and
red brick, slate roof. Rectangular plan. 2 storeys. S front
elevation: 3 bays with pilasters and upper string course. E
end quadrant curved into facade of No.2 Cross Street (qv).
Deep eaves with paired modillions, 2 gault brick stacks. Also
2 storeys of single W end bay of No.2 Cross Street. Ground
floor, 2 early C20 shop fronts with plate glass panes.
Doorways, No.17 within No.2 Cross Street, has moulded panelled
doorcase, door has upper glazed light and lower moulded panel,
similar door to No.17A. First floor windows, sashes with
glazing bars, two 4x4 panes. One similar one in unit of No.2
Cross Street in quadrant 3x4 panes. Rear, N elevation: ground
floor slated lean-to. First floor red brick with 2 similar
tall metal casement windows 2x4 panes, also, similar wooden
window 2x6 panes. Large gault brick stack through pitch of
principal slate roof.
INTERIOR: roll moulded bridging joist c1500 in shop of No.17
continued from shop in No.2 Cross Street. The awkward junction
of No.17 with No.2 Cross Street appears to have been dictated
by a large late medieval building.


Listing NGR: TL5379538412

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