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Latitude: 52.0236 / 52°1'24"N
Longitude: 0.2387 / 0°14'19"E
OS Eastings: 553698
OS Northings: 238492
OS Grid: TL536384
Mapcode National: GBR MC3.161
Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3D1L
Entry Name: Army and Navy Stores (Part)
Listing Date: 28 November 1951
Last Amended: 31 October 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1280459
English Heritage Legacy ID: 370575
Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10
Civil Parish: Saffron Walden
Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
TL5338 HIGH STREET
669-1/1/190 (East side)
Army and Navy Stores (part)
(Formerly Listed as:
Shop and office. Late C15 or early C16. Timber framing partly
exposed and gabled plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. One
lean-to roofed dormer with 2-light leaded casement. Elevation:
the exposed frame of first floor shows 2 original windows with
deep oriels sills. Between are C17 windows with moulded
mullions and original openings are now filled by a 2-light and
a 3-light painted timber casement with leaded lights. Jetty
exposed with moulded bressumer and 3 brackets. Ground floor
has storey posts reversed showing jowls to the exterior.
Contemporary 4-centred arched door-head with leaf carved
spandrels and C20 door fitted under. C20 shopfront of 3 large
panes and brick stallriser. Above the shopfront is a band of
moulded plasterwork remade from casts of old work. To the rear
is a half gable against adjoining building and a slate
lean-to. The building is part only of a longer, long-wall
jetty house, truncated at its N end.
INTERIOR: chamfered spine-beams formerly with soffit tenoned
joists. Hole in rear framing for former contemporary rear
wall-stack and mortice possibly for garderobe door head. Crown
post roof with one chamfered post with plain stops at base.
Listing NGR: TL5369938492
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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