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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101597
English Heritage Legacy ID: 160894
Location: Bishop's Stortford, East Hertfordshire, Hertfordshire, CM23
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
5253 BRIDGE STREET
TL 4821 SE:3/6 18.10.49
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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