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68 70 70a, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Buntingford, Hertfordshire

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Latitude: 51.9491 / 51°56'56"N

Longitude: -0.0194 / 0°1'9"W

OS Eastings: 536217

OS Northings: 229697

OS Grid: TL362296

Mapcode National: GBR K8W.MYK

Mapcode Global: VHGNX.M83N

Plus Code: 9C3XWXXJ+J6

Entry Name: 68 70 70a, High Street

Listing Date: 6 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1347998

English Heritage Legacy ID: 159769

Location: Buntingford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, SG9

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Buntingford

Built-Up Area: Buntingford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Layston with Buntingford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/27 No 68, No 70, and
No 70A


3 houses, now 2 commercial properties. C18 or earlier frontage
range, subdivided as shop and 2 houses in mid C19 and linked to
late C18 block of houses in rear yard. Group made 2 properties
in C20. Timber frames roughcast with dark weatherboarding to
lower part of N walls facing Little Lane, and red brick casing to
W front and S end of street range. Slate roofs, street range
hipped. A 2-storeys, 3-cell, L-shaped building facing W with a
long rear range backing onto Little Lane on N. Large central
chimney a thirdfrom N end and formerly a S gable chimney. C19 W
front has 3 pairs of upper openings (one blank and one sash
window originally to each house and a door and a window each on
Ground floor.) Original arrangement remains at No 70. 4 sash
windows to No 68 with C20 shop window to Ground floor. C18 flush
2-light casements at rear, one with leaded glazing and iron
casement. Low 2-storeys, slated roughcast link with C19 casement
windows and plank door. Rear wing 2 storeys in 2 sections, 2
late C18 houses. Each with 2 windows to each floor and central
door. LH house has Yorkshire sliding casement windows and 4
panel flush beaded door. Doors have flat hoods on shaped
brackets. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL3621729697

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

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