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15 and 17, Station Road, Sawbridgeworth

Description: 15 and 17, Station Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 160859

OS Grid Reference: TL4841215116
OS Grid Coordinates: 548412, 215116
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8150, 0.1516

Location: Bullfields, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9AY

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 15 and 17
TL 4841 1510:1/10 24.7.75
C16. Long timberframed house subdivided. Medieval plan with parlour and
hall (No 15), service rooms and early C18 lower brick rear wing (No 17).
Large chimney and floor probably inserted in hall in C17. C18 stack added
to E gable. C19 slate roofed lean-to behind No 15. Steep old tile roof
gabled. 4 bay clasped purlin construction with wind braces. 2 storeys. 3
windows on each floor. 2 doors between windows. W gable weatherboard.
E gable modern pargetting on timber frame. Front roughcast painted. Early
C18,3 light mullioned windows with central casement. Plate casements on
1st floor with rectangular leaded glazing to No 15. Wooden casements to
Gd floor. Plank doors, that to No 15 with shelf over on shaped brackets.
Red brick rear wing in Flemish bond with plinth, small leaded window and
central stack. Between house and stack 1½ storeys over deep cellar. 4
light dormer on W side with raking roof. Beyond stack a kitchen open to
roof until c.1950. Interior of No 15 has old oak plank doors with
blacksmith made hinges on both floors, a fine, early C18, corner cupboard
in NW corner of parlour, chamfered axial beams and cross beams (cased
in parlour), and moulded C18 wooden fire surround in parlour. Inside No
17, axial beam has evidence of partition between former pantry and buttery.
Heavy shaped post in rear wall possibly part of original rear doorway.
Curved tension brace in rear wall on 1st floor and blocked window. Named
'SPRINGHAMS' in deeds.

Listing NGR: TL4841215116

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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