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The Queen's Head Public House, Sawbridgeworth

Description: The Queen's Head Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160795

OS Grid Reference: TL4839214929
OS Grid Coordinates: 548392, 214929
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8133, 0.1513

Location: Knight Street, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9AT

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

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Listing Text

(West Side)
No 26
(The Queen's Head PH)
TL 4839 1492:3/51
Early C19. Stuccoed brick house with low plinth. Low pitched hipped
slate roof with overhanging eaves. Double pile plan. 2 storeys and cellar
under NE room. 2 internal chimney stacks on axial centre wall, only front
rooms heated originally. 3 windows, 2 recessed sash windows with 6/6 panes
on 1st floor with blank window recess between. Central door with triplets
of windows to each side. Flush sashes with architraves 4/4:6/6:4/4.
Centre window of N group now adapted as door. Centre door half glazed
with stucco moulded surround of architrave and full entablature with
corner scrolls. Iron bracket for signboard off centre to S. Simple
moulded fire surround and shelf to 1st floor SE room. 4 panel doors
throughout on 1st floor. Stair has turned newels and slender landing rail
curved on plan. Stick balusters. Planning of Gd floor suggests house
built as PH. Alterations and modern extension to rear. Part of important
architectural group on W side of street.

Listing NGR: TL4839214929

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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