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A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Dunmow, Essex

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Latitude: 51.8723 / 51°52'20"N

Longitude: 0.3626 / 0°21'45"E

OS Eastings: 562745

OS Northings: 221945

OS Grid: TL627219

Mapcode National: GBR NGB.GJD

Mapcode Global: VHJJF.76KH

Plus Code: 9F32V9C7+W2

Entry Name: Diabold

Listing Date: 20 February 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1328241

English Heritage Legacy ID: 353299

ID on this website: 101328241

Location: Great Dunmow, Uttlesford, Essex, CM6

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Great Dunmow

Built-Up Area: Great Dunmow

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Great Dunmow St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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8/31 Diabold. No. 12

Shop former town house. Late C18 with possible earlier origins. 2 storeys,
double pile plan with front block, timber framed and plastered and rear block
of brick. 2 parallel ranges of slate, gabled roofs. Front is of 3 bays with
plain plaster string band to mark the first floor. Painted timber underscaled
modillioned cornice. Upper floor has 3 double hung sash windows with large
panes and unusual broad band architraves with attached console brackets. Ground
floor has 2 similar, but deeper windows, and the central doorcase. This has
fluted Tuscan half columns with reduced entablature with fluting and roundels.
Semi-circular fanlight with cast iron Gothick glazing bars and all surrounded by
a band of lattice patterning. 3 part attenuated door pilasters witlh moulded
caps. Flight of stone cantilevered steps with cast iron ventilator strips to
basement and contemporary handrail with cast iron anthemium balusters. 2
basement vents with semi-circular areas. 4 octagonal stone bollards across
frontage. Interior has contemporary reeded cornices and fire-surrounds, arched
entrance lobby and contemporary, simple staircase with plain balusters. Traces
of ashlared plaster on first floor.

Listing NGR: TL6274521945

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