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17-37, East Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0231 / 52°1'23"N

Longitude: 0.2456 / 0°14'44"E

OS Eastings: 554174

OS Northings: 238453

OS Grid: TL541384

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.2X4

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.6DPY

Entry Name: 17-37, East Street

Listing Date: 8 April 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1280544

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370521

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


669-1/2/138 (North side)
08/04/74 Nos.17-37 (Odd)


Terraced row of workers' houses, set on ground falling steeply
to rear. Early/mid C19. Flint cobbles and erratics with
banding and dressings in red brick, slate roof, asymmetrical
ridge with deeper rear pitch. Long rectangular plan. 3 storeys
but only 2 storeys and basement seen from street. S front
elevation: 11 repeated units with flat headed doors and
windows, unaltered frontage has ground floor boarded door with
moulded ledgers and sliding sash window with glazing bars, 4x4
panes, below, basement window with grating. First floor
similar window to ground floor but 4x3 panes. Original doorway
at Nos 19 & 31, some original windows at Nos 19, 27, 33 & 35.
Eight houses have their cast-iron round headed boot scrapers.
Rear N elevation: similar flint and brick walling, 3 clear
storeys and red brick stretcher bond stack through roof pitch
showing essentially, full-height integral out-shut design.
Considerable replacement of doors and windows, mainly kept to
original apertures, segment headed on ground and first floors,
ground floor central door with upper glazed panel, 2 lower
depressed panels. First and second floor sliding sashes, 6x3
panes (some sashes in first floor combine 3x3 and 2x3 panes).
W end elevation: asymmetrical gable to sloping site. Flint and
brick walling as front and back.
INTERIOR: principal ground floor fireplace seen in No.31,
broad with segment head.

Listing NGR: TL5417438453

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

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