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Handscombs Ltd Ironmongers

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8718 / 51°52'18"N

Longitude: 0.1599 / 0°9'35"E

OS Eastings: 548796

OS Northings: 221448

OS Grid: TL487214

Mapcode National: GBR LCD.R7T

Mapcode Global: VHHLV.Q6DY

Entry Name: Handscombs Ltd Ironmongers

Listing Date: 18 July 1962

Last Amended: 18 October 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1101597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 160894

Location: Bishop's Stortford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

Civil Parish: Bishop's Stortford

Built-Up Area: Bishop's Stortford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Bishops Stortford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
5253 BRIDGE STREET
(North Side)


No 11
(Handscombs Ltd
Ironmongers)

TL 4821 SE:3/6 18.10.49

II GV


2.
Early C17, restored pargetted front, old red tile roof. Two storeys. Ground floor
has good early C19 double projecting shop front, 40 panes each side. Double central
door with lozenge "chinoiserie" panes. Three first floor sash windows and one modern
oriel. Four hipped roofs to street. Modern shop front on east side ground floor.
Interior. Exposed ceiling timber beams behind old shop front. Plaster ceiling with
Bishop of London motifs behind modern shop front. Large amount of exposed wall and
ceiling timbers and some repositioned contemporary oak panelling on first floor.
No 11 continues on west in an early/mid C19 painted brick (formerly No 9). Three
storeys, one window elevation with hipped slate roof. Double-hung first floor and
single second floor sash windows.


Listing NGR: TL4879621448

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