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Description: Finlay House
Date Listed: 22 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159782
OS Grid Reference: TL3627229355
OS Grid Coordinates: 536272, 229355
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9460, -0.0187
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TL 3629 BUNTINGFORD HIGH STREET
7/42 No 19 (Finlay House)
(formerly listed as No 19)
House. Early C18, interior altered early C19. Timber frame
roughcast. with contemporary red brick front. Steep old red tile
roofs. 2-storeys and attics T-plan house facing E with rear wing
extending as kitchen wing and stair tower in the S anglewiththe
front wing. Ambitious facade with giant order pilasters on a
high plinth with bold moulded wooden eaves cornice, interrupted
floor band, 3 box-sash upper windows slightly recessed with
moulded architrave and 6/6 panes, 2 similar windows on Ground
floor (restored in C20 with rubbed brick arches), and 6-panel
half-glazed door up 2 stone moulded steps, with rectangular
margin-light fanlight and timber doorcase with corner-shafts with
rings. Broad flat hood on large shaped brackets. Rear parts
have similar sash windows but 2-light casements light attics.
(Pevsner (1977)118: RCHM Typescript).
Listing NGR: TL3627229355
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Source: English Heritage
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