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Comrades Club

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0222 / 52°1'19"N

Longitude: 0.239 / 0°14'20"E

OS Eastings: 553726

OS Northings: 238342

OS Grid: TL537383

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.18Q

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3F7M

Entry Name: Comrades Club

Listing Date: 1 November 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1297759

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370589

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
669-1/1/204 (West side)
01/11/72 No.55
Comrades Club

GV II

Former house, now club. Early to mid C19. Stucco with slate
hipped roof and a red brick stack over each flank. 3 storeys
with cellars. Elevation: second floor has 3 recessed 8 paned
double-hung sash windows. On the first floor, the 2 outer bays
have double-hung sash windows with central vertical glazing
bars in double recessed segmental headed panels. In the centre
is a similar window in a deeper segmental headed recess
including both ground and first floors. The outer parts of the
ground floor have flat-roofed, canted bay windows with flat
roofs, stucco cornices and double-hung sash windows in each
face. In the centre is a doorcase with attached Tuscan columns
and 4 stone steps with a pair of cast-iron footscrapers. Door
of 2 leaves with 3 moulded panels in each and moulded cornice
and semicircular Adamesque fanlight over. Black painted plinth
with 2 cellar lights, one with iron grille. Flagstaff mounted
against wall in cente of upper part of facade. S flank is
rendered. Rear: lean-to roofed extension and large C20
clubroom extensions.
INTERIOR: much altered but some panelled doors on second floor
and cornices on ground floor front rooms.


Listing NGR: TL5372638342

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

Description


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL5338 HIGH STREET
669-1/1/204 (West side)
01/11/72 No.55
Comrades Club

GV II

Former house, now club. Early to mid C19. Stucco with slate
hipped roof and a red brick stack over each flank. 3 storeys
with cellars. Elevation: second floor has 3 recessed 8 paned
double-hung sash windows. On the first floor, the 2 outer bays
have double-hung sash windows with central vertical glazing
bars in double recessed segmental headed panels. In the centre
is a similar window in a deeper segmental headed recess
including both ground and first floors. The outer parts of the
ground floor have flat-roofed, canted bay windows with flat
roofs, stucco cornices and double-hung sash windows in each
face. In the centre is a doorcase with attached Tuscan columns
and 4 stone steps with a pair of cast-iron footscrapers. Door
of 2 leaves with 3 moulded panels in each and moulded cornice
and semicircular Adamesque fanlight over. Black painted plinth
with 2 cellar lights, one with iron grille. Flagstaff mounted
against wall in cente of upper part of facade. S flank is
rendered. Rear: lean-to roofed extension and large C20
clubroom extensions.
INTERIOR: much altered but some panelled doors on second floor
and cornices on ground floor front rooms.


Listing NGR: TL5372638342

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