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Latitude: 52.0259 / 52°1'33"N
Longitude: 0.2416 / 0°14'29"E
OS Eastings: 553890
OS Northings: 238759
OS Grid: TL538387
Mapcode National: GBR MBX.V7F
Mapcode Global: VHHL4.4BLS
Entry Name: 56, Castle Street
Listing Date: 1 November 1972
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1196144
English Heritage Legacy ID: 370458
Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10
Civil Parish: Saffron Walden
Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
TL5338 CASTLE STREET
669-1/1/79 (South side)
House, early C19, grey gault brick and brick with cobble
panels, slate roof. Plan rectangular of street range and full
width integral rear wing. 2 storey and cellar. Front N
elevation: 2 window range with central doorway, brickwork good
survival of original black colourwash and mortar with tucked
pointing. Giant pilasters support plain entablature, central
upper panel with Greek key motif, all in stucco. Eaves soffit
board similarly decorated and with `jewel' motifs. Windows
slight segment heads, stuccoed voussoirs, all sashes, glazing
bars, 3x4 panes, some early glass. Doorway, wooden, flat
cornice hood, simple entablature but jambs decorated with
recessed moulded panels with nail head. Contemporary door has
2 recessed panels with roundels. Cellar grilles each side.
Rear, S elevation: broad 2-storey gabled wing, brick with
flint cobble panels, rendered gable, first floor casement
window 2x3 panes, rest obscured. W end elevation blank.
Listing NGR: TL5389038759
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