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10, High Street, Buntingford

Description: 10, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 159748

OS Grid Reference: TL3629329421
OS Grid Coordinates: 536293, 229421
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9466, -0.0184

Location: High Street, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 9AG

Locality: Buntingford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9AG

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Listing Text

(east side)

7/6 No 10

19.10.51 (formerly listed as No 10
( Tyne Holme)


House, now a shop. C17 or earlier, renovated in late C18,
extended to rear in C19 as a Post-Office sorting office, linking
to an C18 tannery building at rear. Timber frames, front
plastered and rear wing weatherboarded above a brick plinth.
Steep tiled roofs, S end of rear wing roofed in corrugated
sheeting. A 2-storeys L-shaped building facing W. The front has
a higher, jettied part on the left roofed parallel with the
street. 2-storeys rear wing terminates in a 2-storeys and
basement former tannery. The front has a moulded eaves cornice,
moulded entablature at upper floor level, and low stucco plinth.
One window to each part on each floor with entrance in the middle.
Large flush box sash window with 4/4 panes in jettied part,
triple flush sash in upper part on right, divided small
shop windows below. Glazed door now recessed but formerdoorway
has panelled pilasters with elongated brackets guttae,
with entablature breaking forward above. The close-studded end
frame of the former 2-storeys timber-framed building to S is now
attached to the S end. Heavy jowled posts in jettied part.
Exposed heavy softwood frame in tannery building with wooden
mechanism intact for adjusting hinged side-louvres.

Listing NGR: TL3629329421

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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