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26, Bell Street, Sawbridgeworth

Description: 26, Bell Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160743

OS Grid Reference: TL4828614840
OS Grid Coordinates: 548286, 214840
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8125, 0.1497

Location: Bell Street, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9AN

Locality: Sawbridgeworth
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM21 9AN

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Listing Text

(South Side)
No 26
TL 4828 1483:3/33
Probably c.1700 or earlier. Roof raised and refronted early C19. Door and
Gd floor windows late C19. Tall stucco fronted house of 2 storeys, attics
and cellar. E gable in brick colourwashed. W gable part plastered. Low
pitched front slope to roof slated with two rounded topped dormers, broad
eaves overhang, moulded cornice gutter, panelled soffit. Internal gable
chimneys. Steep rear slope of roof with old red tiles. Projecting wing to
rear. Street front symmetrical with plain pilasters near the corners
rising from a projecting plinth and with paired brackets at the top
supporting the eaves. There are two more brackets wider spaced between the
pilasters. The 2 dormers have flush sashes of 5/5 panes. The 3, 1st floor
flush sash windows with moulded architraves have 10/10:6/6:10/10 panes. The
Gd floor windows are paired with plate glass sashes. Each pair has a single
raised surround with bracketed cill, attached column between the windows and
a projecting moulded cornice carried on small scrolled brackets. Recessed
6 panel central door with raised surround and flat moulded hood carried on
large scrolled brackets. Panelled room on Gd floor front E.

Listing NGR: TL4828614840

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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