53 53A 55, HIGH STREET

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1101312

Date first listed: 22-Feb-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Jul-1984

Statutory Address: 53 53A 55, HIGH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address: 53 53A 55, HIGH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Buntingford

National Grid Reference: TL 36205 29522

Summary

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History

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Details

TL 3629 BUNTINGFORD HIGH STREET (west side)

7/51 Nos 53, 53A, 55 (formerly listed as Nos 53 and 55) 22.2.67

GV II

House, now 2 shops and a house. C17 or earlier, front altered in 2 stages in C18, C19 shop front to No 53, C20 recessed shopfront to No 55. Timber frame plastered with steep old red tile roofs. A large 2-storeys, U-plan group with street range facing E. Rear wing at SW (No 53A) entered from a narrow passage from the street through the street range, and another wing at NW. Front in 2 parts. S part (No 53) has 3 upper windows under a bold eaves cornice. Square-headed flush box sash windows with moulded architrave and 6/6 panes. Good early C19 shopfront with paired pilasters, full entablature, central double glazed doors, and shop windows in many places. N part (No 55) has three upper windows under same bold cornice. Segmental headed sashes similar to No 53 but with keystones. Shopfront recessed behind 2 iron posts under a simple fascia. Central double glazed doors and shop windows of many panes over brick stallriser. Front range has had a central chimney removed from a position a third from S end. Internal gable chimneys to each end. (RCHM (1911)140 No 15).

Listing NGR: TL3619229527

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 159791

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Other
Inventory of the Historical Monuments of Hertfordshire, (1910)

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