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King William Iv Public House, Sawbridgeworth

Description: King William Iv Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 October 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 160879

OS Grid Reference: TL4844214778
OS Grid Coordinates: 548442, 214778
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8119, 0.1519

Location: Vantorts Road, Sawbridgeworth, Hertfordshire CM21 9AJ

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

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 7
(King William IV PH)
TL 4844 1477:3/66
C17 or earlier. Timberframed 2 storey and cellar weatherboarded house under
steep old red tile gabled roof. Main range N-S along street with cross
wing on N projecting only to rear (E) and roofed uniformly with main range.
Lateral rear chimney near S end. External gable chimney at E end of cross
wing. External stack at N end of front range. 3 window front with 2 light
C19 wood casements to 1st floor. Flush box sash windows with 10/10 panes
to Gd floor. Central canted single storey bay with sash windows. Half
glazed doors flanking bay. Interior has chamfered axial ceiling beams
with stepped hollow stops, and English bond brickwork exposed in chimney
breast. Tiled and boarded timberframed infill over carriageway on S.
Carriageway leads to irregular yard with single storey C18/C19 timberframed
outbuildings running from the crosswing along the N and E sides. Deeds
record it as a beerhouse from 1770-1886. Picturesque.

Listing NGR: TL4844214778

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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