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Description: 66, High Street
Date Listed: 19 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 159768
OS Grid Reference: TL3616129668
OS Grid Coordinates: 536161, 229668
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9488, -0.0202
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TL 3629 BUNTINGFORD HIGH STREET
7/26 No 66
(formerly listed as No 66
19.10.51 (Tudor Cottage)
House. C16. Timber frame on low chamfered plastered sill,
roughcast but exposed framing on front with white roughcast
panels. Steep red tiled roof. C20 plastered and pantiled 1-
storey lean-to addition. A 2-storeys, 3-bays, 2-cell, central
chimney plan, lobby-entry house facing W with a continuous front
jetty. 3 windows long front with exposed close-studded frame on
both floors, tension brace at N end, heavy bull-nose joists, 4
heavy knee-braces on bay-posts below jetty, central 3-light
ovolo-moulded lattice leaded original window in middle bay,
rather larger C17 3-light mullioned windows with rectangular
quarries and iron casement to each end bay on 1st floor. Wide
battened door (renewed) in moulded 4-centred arched doorway with
carved spandrels. Large 3-light mullioned and leaded casement
window to right of door. Shallow canted oriel to left of similar
construction but on older moulded bracket sill. Interior has
stair to rear of stack, axial ceiling beams, T-plan late C17 red
brick central chimney probably replacing one of timber. A
little-altered late-medieval small house with framing exposed.
(RCHM (1911) 140 No 11: RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL3616129668
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