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Latitude: 52.0253 / 52°1'31"N
Longitude: 0.2401 / 0°14'24"E
OS Eastings: 553787
OS Northings: 238689
OS Grid: TL537386
Mapcode National: GBR MBX.TSF
Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3CS7
Entry Name: 1 and 2, Museum Yard
Listing Date: 1 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1025130
English Heritage Legacy ID: 370693
Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10
Civil Parish: Saffron Walden
Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
TL5338 MUSEUM YARD
669-1/1/306 Nos.1 AND 2
2 houses. c1800. Timber-framed and plastered, slate roof, red
brick stack. Z shaped plan of principal range and 2 later
additions. 2 storeys and cellars. Front S elevation: shared
central stack and stack at E gable end. No.1 (W), all features
C20, 2 window range, casements with glazing bars, ground and
first floor, one 2-light 4x3 panes, one 6-light 6x3 panes.
Central doorway, door has upper 2x3 paned glazing. Cellar
light. No.2 has original plastering with traces of ashlar
lining. 2 window range, windows have original moulded
architraves and early C20 casements, all 4x3 panes. Ground
floor, E end, front door site covered by C20 single storey
brick extension to S. Monopitch slate roof, plain door with
upper light, window of 3 casements, glazing bars, 6x3 panes.
Rear N elevation: construction dictated by house abutting the
earthen bailey bank of Saffron Walden Castle (qv). Solid wall
of fling cobble and erratics, capped by brickwork, to W end,
C19 single storeyed lean-to, slated roof with skylight. 3 C20
casement windows, one 2 light. E end elevation: C19 red brick
partly buried in earth bank, timber gable triangle, plastered
stack at SE corner.
Listing NGR: TL5378738689
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