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Bunyan's Mead

A Grade II Listed Building in Elstow, Bedford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1158 / 52°6'56"N

Longitude: -0.4678 / 0°28'4"W

OS Eastings: 505009

OS Northings: 247493

OS Grid: TL050474

Mapcode National: GBR G2C.8K5

Mapcode Global: VHFQF.V21V

Entry Name: Bunyan's Mead

Listing Date: 13 July 1964

Last Amended: 17 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321609

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36710

Location: Elstow, Bedford, MK42

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Elstow

Built-Up Area: Bedford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Elstow

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text


TL 0547 ELSTOW HIGH STREET
(East Side)

8/73 Nos. 12 to 17 (consec.)
Bunyan's Mead (formerly
listed as nos
184, 185 and 186, 187,
188)
13.7.64
GV II

Row of houses. C16 or earlier, C17, Cl8, and restored 1976-77. Timber
framed, mostly with colourwashed plaster infill, but weatherboarding to no.
16. Clay tile roofs. 3 properties form 2-storeyed row bordering road, with
nos. 12 and 14 as one-storey and attics block projecting from rear at N end.
Slight variations in roofline and in frontage line. Front elevation: no. 15
has heaviest, earliest timbering and jettied first floor, with C2C brackets.
Variety of casements, mostly C20 with glazing bars, but no. 16 retains some
with leaded lights. C20 doors. Rebuilt brick ridge stack to no. 16. N
elevation of nos. 12 and 14: lighter timbering. C20 doors and windows. 3
gabled dormers. 2 rebuilt red brick ridge stacks.


Listing NGR: TL0500947493

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