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Hunsdon Stores, Hunsdon

Description: Hunsdon Stores

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 159989

OS Grid Reference: TL4179714194
OS Grid Coordinates: 541797, 214194
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8084, 0.0554

Locality: Hunsdon
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG12 8NJ

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Listing Text

(west side)
Hunsdon village

7/28 Nos 73, 75 and
77 (Hunsdon
24.1.67 Village Stores)


4 houses, now three, C17, S half probably earlier. Timber frame,
white weatherboarded over a red brick plinth. Steep old red tile
roof gabled at N but half-hipped at S. A block of 1½ storeys,
formerly 4 cottages and a double-width shop, now 3 properties.
Nos 73 and 75 at S appear to have originated as a 3-unit central
chimney house with a 2 storeys parlour at the S end and a floor
inserted in the remainder with 2 dormers to light the upper
floor. The N part appears to be a later building between gable
chimneys. 3 taller gabled dormers and unequal division of the
Ground floor. Total 7 window front with shallow square bay
window on left and 6-panelled doors. Lefthand house has a low
flush box sash window of 12/12 small panes under the eaves. The
shop at the Nend has a central half-glazed door up 2 steps with
moulded architrave and moulded cornice. It is flanked by 3 x 3
paned Cl9 shop windows. 3 2-light casement dormer windows. A
picturesque C17 timberfrmed weatherboarded range. An essential
feature in the varied group at this part of the Conservation

Listing NGR: TL4179714194

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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