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2 and 4, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Shefford, Central Bedfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0387 / 52°2'19"N

Longitude: -0.3344 / 0°20'3"W

OS Eastings: 514341

OS Northings: 239124

OS Grid: TL143391

Mapcode National: GBR H4V.09L

Mapcode Global: VHGNC.502X

Entry Name: 2 and 4, High Street

Listing Date: 10 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 37652

Location: Shefford, Central Bedfordshire, SG17

County: Central Bedfordshire

Civil Parish: Shefford

Built-Up Area: Shefford

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shefford

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

TL 1439 SHEFFORD HIGH STREET
8/98 (north side)

- Nos. 2 and 4

GV II

Houses, now used as shop. Early and later C19, encasing a C17 building. Red
brick, partly rendered and tile hung, with clay tile roofs. Some substantial
timber framing visible internally in SE corner. E elevation (onto Northbridge
Street) is of yellow brick. H-plan, 2 storeyed central block and 2 storey and
attics cross-wings. Outer gables have brick ground floor, rendered first
floor with mock timber framing, and attics hung with fishscale tiles. Central
block has C19 shop window to LH and doorway under sloping-roofed porch to RH
Tripartite sash windows without glazing bars to first floor of each block.
Single-light casements with glazing bars to cross-wing attics. Pierced wavy-
edged bargeboards to cross-wing gables. W elevation: C19 shop-front projects
at ground floor level, with pilasters with moulded cornice. First floor has 3
sashes with glazing bars, under wood valances with pediment heads.


Listing NGR: TL1434139124

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