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38, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Latitude: 52.0229 / 52°1'22"N

Longitude: 0.2391 / 0°14'20"E

OS Eastings: 553727

OS Northings: 238419

OS Grid: TL537384

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.18G

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.3F73

Entry Name: 38, High Street

Listing Date: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196189

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370583

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

Civil Parish: Saffron Walden

Built-Up Area: Saffron Walden

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

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Listing Text


669-1/1/198 (East side)


Shops. C18 and early C19. Timber-framed with Flemish-bond
gault brick front to High Street. Of 2 linked blocks, that to
N is of 3 storeys with attics and long gambrel roof of peg
tiles at right angles to frontage. Lower 2 storey building to
S with flat roof. Elevation: front of N part has plain parapet
with stucco string with recessed strip panel. Attic storey has
2 square 6-paned double-hung sash windows with stucco flat
arched heads. First floor has two 12-paned double-hung sashes
with similar heads. Ground floor has mid C19 fhop front with
fascia, consoles, cornice and large panes of glass with
central recessed entrance. The S lower block has rebuilt brick
front with 2-light C19 small-paned casement on first floor.
Ground floor has mid C19 shopfront curving round to side
passage with moulded cornice fascia and large glass panes
divided by colonnette mullions with capitals. The shopfront
projects on flank and corner with curved glass. Long gambrel
roof has half hips at both ends, 3 rebuilt dormers and 1 C19
flat roofed dormer with 2-light casement having cental
horizontal glazing bar. Large stack through ridge line of
gambrel roof. Rendered flank of lower block has mixture of C20
windows on first floor.

Listing NGR: TL5372738419

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