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1, 3a and 3b, Market Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0238 / 52°1'25"N

Longitude: 0.2408 / 0°14'26"E

OS Eastings: 553842

OS Northings: 238525

OS Grid: TL538385

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.1QD

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.4D5D

Entry Name: 1, 3a and 3b, Market Hill

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Last Amended: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370654

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 MARKET HILL
669-1/1/270 (West side)
01/11/72 Nos.1, 3A AND 3B
(Formerly Listed as:
MARKET HILL
Nos.1 AND 3A)

GV II

Shops with offices. Early C17 with early C19 rebuilding of
frontage. Timber-framed and plastered, stuccoed brick, slate
and clay tiled roof, red brick stacks. Plan of curved T. 2
storeys. Front E elevation: long cranked frontage, 6 bays, S
end terminates in quadrant to Library in Market Place (qv),
eaves have paired modillions, stucco cornice with paired
consoles between storeys with lower pilasters. Ground floor, 2
C19 shop fronts, now refurbished in C20 with plate glass. No.1
doorway retains overlight. First floor, N-S, 2 C19 plain sash
windows, 4 sash windows with glazing bars, 3x4 panes. Stack at
N end and behind ridge towards S. Rear W elevation:
timber-framed and plastered, cross gabled wing to W with
single storey timber-framed and red brick, slated ground floor
W extension. C20 single storeyed red brick rear slated shop
extension in angle of C17 wing and street range. Also, N end
2-storey brick lean-to. C17 wing, S gable C19 shaped
barge-boards and first floor sash window with moulded
architrave,glazing bars, 4x4 panes. Window in similar position
on N and W gables, sash, 3x4 panes and sliding sash 4x3 panes
respectively. Fan pargetting on N side of C17 wing and W
addition. Addition also has 2-leaf carriageway door and
adjacent window of 2 lights. Passageway now cut through
junction of units with 3 adjacent ground floor C20 single
light casement windows in C17 unit. N end lean-to. N side,
first floor C19 round headed fixed window with stained and
ground glass margin glazing, below, 5 panel C19 door, upper
panels glazed. W side, first floor 2-light sliding sash window
4x3 panes.
INTERIOR: ground floor of No.3A, early C19 triple sash bay
window set below rear gable with shaped barge-boards, all
originally exterior.


Listing NGR: TL5384238525

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

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