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Latitude: 51.8713 / 51°52'16"N
Longitude: 0.1596 / 0°9'34"E
OS Eastings: 548776
OS Northings: 221391
OS Grid: TL487213
Mapcode National: GBR LCD.R4Q
Mapcode Global: VHHLV.Q77B
Entry Name: Black Lion Inn
Listing Date: 18 October 1949
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1101601
English Heritage Legacy ID: 160898
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
5353 BRIDGE STREET
(Black Lion Inn)
TL 4821 SE:3/8 18.10.49
Mid C16 double fronted house. Exposed post and panel timber-framing, steep red tile
pitched roofs. Two and a half storeys. North elevation to Bridge Street has jettied
first floor and jettied second floor twin gables. Ground floor has central door
flanked by modern mullion and transom windows in original positions and one old
mullioned 2-light window. Two modern mullioned oriels on first floor and band of
5 blocked original mullioned 2-light windows. Cable moulded bressummer and carved
angle post. Gables have mullioned 2-light windows and pendants to apexes and wall
plates. Early C17 extension to west. Two storeys, one bay. Jettied first floor with
C19 horizontal sash window. East elevation to Devoils lane has original mullion
windows on ground and first floors. Plastered 2-storey, one bay, jettied extension to
south with ground and first floor C18 sash windows. Further extension to south.
Early C17, matching west extension of north elevation. Two storeys. Jettied,
half-timbered first floor with one old mullioned window and 3 modern casements.
Interior. Exposed dragon beam in ground floor, much restoration. (RCHM (1911) 65).
Listing NGR: TL4877621391
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