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1 and 2, Museum Yard

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1025130

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370693

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL5338 MUSEUM YARD
669-1/1/306 Nos.1 AND 2
01/11/72

GV II

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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