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Tissimans, Bishop's Stortford

Description: Tissimans

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 18 October 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 160932

OS Grid Reference: TL4866621401
OS Grid Coordinates: 548666, 221401
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8714, 0.1580

Location: 6 B1004, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire CM23 2LS

Locality: Bishop's Stortford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: CM23 2LS

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Listing Text

(North Side)

No 8
(formerly listed as
The Old House)
TL 4821 SE:3/34 18.10.49


c.1400 timberframed house, old red tile roof. Two and a half storeys. "Half Wealden"
type formerly with open hall on north, central cross passage and 2-storey bay on
south. Refronted C16. Two 4-light modern casements on first floor with original
surrounds. Identical casements in 2 modern dormers. Modern ground floor shop front.
Interior. Much exposed wall and ceiling timber. Two blocked mullioned windows on
first floor. East wall of first floor rear room has painted jacobean frieze.
(Hertfordshire Archaeology (1973) 127-130).

Listing NGR: TL4866521405

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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