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9 and 10, Mount Pleasant

A Grade II Listed Building in Saffron Walden, Essex

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0171 / 52°1'1"N

Longitude: 0.2427 / 0°14'33"E

OS Eastings: 553998

OS Northings: 237781

OS Grid: TL539377

Mapcode National: GBR MC3.G64

Mapcode Global: VHHL4.5K5K

Entry Name: 9 and 10, Mount Pleasant

Listing Date: 31 October 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196227

English Heritage Legacy ID: 370684

Location: Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB11

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


SAFFRON WALDEN

TL53NW MOUNT PLEASANT
669-1/3/297 (North side)
Nos.9 AND 10

II

Pair of semi-detached villas. c1890. William Bell and Sons of
Saffron Walden and Cambridge, builder. Red brick, front and
sides partly stone faced in dressed random rubble with ashlar
dressings, Westmorland slate hanging with some fishscale
panels and courses, Welsh slate roof, terracotta cresting,
copper spirelet. Axial stack with recessed panels to ends,
right gable stack, left end stack with decorative terracotta
shafts. Vernacular revival. 2 storeys, attic and basement.
Asymmetrial composition; principal range with 2-bay cross-wing
to left, turret to right, recessed wing to right with entrance
and porch in angle, glazed timber porch to left side wall;
ramp down to C20 garage to right. Front has scattered
fenestration, iron casements in stone mullions with iron
casements to principal ground floor windows, otherwise mainly
small paned timber casements; cross-wing has oriel to ground
floor, pair of oriels to first floor under jetty with plaster
coving with swags over windows, decorative barge-boards,
finials. Polygonal turret has band of windows at attic level,
wind-vane. Single gabled dormer to main roof.


Listing NGR: TL5399837781

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