BLACK LION INN

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1101601
Date first listed:
18-Oct-1949
Statutory Address:
BLACK LION INN, 10, BRIDGE STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
BLACK LION INN, 10, BRIDGE STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Bishop's Stortford
National Grid Reference:
TL 48776 21391

Details

1. 5353 BRIDGE STREET (South Side)

No 10 (Black Lion Inn) TL 4821 SE:3/8 18.10.49

II* GV

2. Mid C16 double fronted house. Exposed post and panel timber-framing, steep red tile pitched roofs. Two and a half storeys. North elevation to Bridge Street has jettied first floor and jettied second floor twin gables. Ground floor has central door flanked by modern mullion and transom windows in original positions and one old mullioned 2-light window. Two modern mullioned oriels on first floor and band of 5 blocked original mullioned 2-light windows. Cable moulded bressummer and carved angle post. Gables have mullioned 2-light windows and pendants to apexes and wall plates. Early C17 extension to west. Two storeys, one bay. Jettied first floor with C19 horizontal sash window. East elevation to Devoils lane has original mullion windows on ground and first floors. Plastered 2-storey, one bay, jettied extension to south with ground and first floor C18 sash windows. Further extension to south. Early C17, matching west extension of north elevation. Two storeys. Jettied, half-timbered first floor with one old mullioned window and 3 modern casements. Interior. Exposed dragon beam in ground floor, much restoration. (RCHM (1911) 65).

Listing NGR: TL4877621391

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
160898
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 05 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01036/19
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Philip Coomes. Source Historic England Archive
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