Description: Post Office and House
Date Listed: 19 December 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 282975
OS Grid Reference: TL7694845256
OS Grid Coordinates: 576948, 245256
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0774, 0.5807
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1. CLARE CLARE
2006 High Street
(Post Office & house)
TL 74 NE 18/61 19.12.61.
Together with No 41 Nethergate Street, a late C15 or early C16 timber framed
and plastered house with a crosswing at the south end and a return front at No
41 Nethergate Street. Much altered and refronted in the early C19, with a parapet
on the east front. Now faced in roughcast. 2 storeys and attics. 4 window
range on the east front and 2 window range on the south front, double-hung sashes
with glazing bars, in flush cased frames, One of the 1st storey windows on the
east front has the carved sill of a former oriel window, carved with figures
and a shield. No 41 Nethergate Street has 2 early C19 shop fronts, one on the south
front has fluted pilasters with a cornice and is flanked by 2 doorways, one with
a 6-panel door, reeded pilasters and a cornice hood on paired brackets. The other
shop front is a good example of its kind, with a corner 6-panel double door with
a rectangular fanlight, flanking small paned shop windows with glazing bars (thin
section), narrow pilasters and a continuous fascia cornice. Roofs tiled, with
1 segmental headed dormer on the east front.
Nos 1 to 8 (consec) with Nos 28, 29 and 31, all the listed buildings in Well Lane,
Stone Hall and Nos 36 to 40 (consec) Nethergate Street form a group.
Listing NGR: TL7694845256
Source: English Heritage
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