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27 and 29, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0234 / 52°1'24"N

Longitude: 0.2385 / 0°14'18"E

OS Eastings: 553686

OS Northings: 238469

OS Grid: TL536384

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.13X

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.2DYR

Entry Name: 27 and 29, High Street

Listing Date: 29 August 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206007

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370580

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 HIGH STREET
669-1/1/195 (West side)
29/08/69 Nos.27 AND 29

GV II

Former house, now shops and offices. Late C16 or early C17.
Timber-framed and rendered with gabled plain tile roofs. Front
has plain parapet and early C19 painted timber cornice with
paired modillions. First floor has 3 tripartite double-hung
sash windows with small panes and large projecting plaster
panels. Ground floor has 3 C20 shop fronts with fascias and
hardwood shop windows and recessed C20 door to first floor.
Rear has 3 gables with decorative barge-boards and single
storey flat roofed C20 painted brick extension. Long
wall-jettied timber-framed former house with unarticulated
cross-wing at N end which forms the northernmost rear gable.
Both roofs have clasped side purlins and arched wind bracing.
Some jowls visible on first floor. Front wall had series of
oriels and frieze windows with moulded mullions (viewed during
recent renovation and now again concealed).


Listing NGR: TL5368638469

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

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