Waggon And Horses Public House

19 Feb 2003
Waggon And Horses Public House, 39 East Street, Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10 1LS
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Waggon And Horses Public House, East Street, Saffron Walden, Uttlesford, Essex, CB10 1LS
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


TL5438 EAST STREET 669-1/2/139 (North side) 01/11/72 No.39 Waggon and Horses Public House (Formerly Listed as: EAST STREET Waggon and Horses Public House)


Public house. C16, early C19 and C20. Timber-framed, plastered, flint and cobble walling with red brick bands and dressings, principal stack in gault brick, slate roof. Rectangular plan with irregular C20 addition to NE corner. 2 storeys with integrated out-shut, on sloping ground to stream bed at back. Front, S elevation: continuous 4 window range, central stack, minor red brick stack at E gable and stucco quoins at E end. 4 doorways, simple moulded frames, doors, 3 of 4 panels, one (principal) of 2 panels, upper glazed. Windows have glazing bars, ground floor, two 2-light casements 4x4 panes, 2 C19 sashes with horns, 3x2 panes, additionally, one small narrow C19 single light casement. First floor windows, 2 C19, moulded frames, C20 2-light casements, 4x3 panes, one C19 sash, as below, 3x2 panes, one C20 2-light casement with transom, 4x3 panes. Rear N elevation: flint walling with irregular segment headed windows and doorways with brick dressings. Lower ground floor, 3 doorways, one blocked with 2 C20 doors round, arch-headed passageway at W end (through to street level). First floor, 4 windows, casements with glazing bars, two 4x3 panes, one 4x2 panes, one 2x3 panes. Second floor, one 2-light casement, glazing bars, 4x2 panes, one C20 flat roofed dropped dormer with 2 divided casements, glazing bars, each 2x3 panes, one dormer, now an air vent with adjacent slender red brick stack. C20 addition (NE end), single storey, brick, composition slates on older C19 flint, cobble and brick footings. Irregular casement windows, mainly metal framed, central lateral corbelled stack. E elevation, to S: plain gable of principal block with small external stack. To N, skewed C20 hip-roofed entrance porch with 2 tall 2x7 panes casement windows. INTERIOR: mainly simple C19 timber framing with timber lintelled fireplace with recesses. 2 earlier, C16 transverse bay interval frames survive W of the central stack. Originally arch-braced they suggest a roomy upper chamber.

Listing NGR: TL5422138438


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1697 IOE Records taken by Peter A Riding; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Peter A Riding. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Riding, Peter A

Rights Holder: Riding, Peter A


Brick, Cobble, Flint, Plaster, Slate, Stucco, Timber, Medieval Timber Framed Building, Tudor Monument (By Form), Elizabethan Public House, Commercial, Licensed Premises, Eating And Drinking Establishment, Recreational