Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159968
OS Grid Reference: TL4182114201
OS Grid Coordinates: 541821, 214201
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8085, 0.0557
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TL 4114 HUNSDON HIGH STREET
7/7 Nos 26 (Shuttle
28, 30 and 32
4 houses. Probably late C17 (4 houses built for widows by
Hunsdon Charity 1697), altered and extended forward after 1842
(setback still on Tithe Map of 1842 (HRO)), shop building (No 32)
at N probably earlier. Timberframed white weatherboarded row of
4 houses with high red brick plinth and M-shaped old red tile
roof. 2 rooms deep and 2 large shared chimneys rising through
the ridge of the front roof. Door remote from the fireplace in
each house and 1 front window to each floor above 1 another.
Continuous dripboard over Ground floor openings with shaped
brackets only at door posts. 2-light small paned wooden casement
windows. Similar window central on shop (No 32) over shop front
with reeded pilasters, with composite capitals supporting a
mutuled cornice direct. Central half-glazed door with moulded
panels, and large 3/4 paned shop window each side. Hipped corner
at N with shop range running back from street. A row of
picturesque weatherboarded timberframed village houses of special
interest. Part of a picturesque group in this part of the
Listing NGR: TL4182114201
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