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The Gables, Harlow

Description: The Gables

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 5 July 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 119463

OS Grid Reference: TL4718211544
OS Grid Coordinates: 547182, 211544
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7832, 0.1323

Location: London Road, Harlow, Essex CM17 0AB

Locality: Harlow
Local Authority: Harlow District Council
County: Essex
Country: England
Postcode: CM17 0AB

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Listing Text

(south side)
The Gables
TL 4711 NW 5/18 5.7.50


C15 house, H-plan. Two storeys. Hall range with ridge higher than those
of the wings. Both cross-wings jettied on knees, that at the east with
fully exposed framing. Beaded casement on tie beam and painted 4 centre
doorway. Roofs ridged, gabled and peg-tile main chimney stack of red brick.
One original ovolo set of casements on first storey of east wing. Hall
range has C18 door under mutuled pediment and triglyphed entablature, reeded
Doric half columns - leaf with lion-mask knocker. Semi-hexagonal bays
each side with small paned sashes under flat lead tops. Two pairs of small
paned sashes on first storey. West wing with semi-hexagonal bay window
on first storey small-paned sashes, Victorian shop front on ground storey.

Listing NGR: TL4718211544

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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