Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1101614

Date first listed: 18-Oct-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 11-Jul-1983

Statutory Address: TISSIMANS, 8, HIGH STREET


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Statutory Address: TISSIMANS, 8, 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: Bishop's Stortford

National Grid Reference: TL 48666 21401


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1. 5253 HIGH STREET (North Side)

No 8 (Tissimans) (formerly listed as The Old House) TL 4821 SE:3/34 18.10.49


2. c.1400 timberframed house, old red tile roof. Two and a half storeys. "Half Wealden" type formerly with open hall on north, central cross passage and 2-storey bay on south. Refronted C16. Two 4-light modern casements on first floor with original surrounds. Identical casements in 2 modern dormers. Modern ground floor shop front. Interior. Much exposed wall and ceiling timber. Two blocked mullioned windows on first floor. East wall of first floor rear room has painted jacobean frieze. (Hertfordshire Archaeology (1973) 127-130).

Listing NGR: TL4866521405


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Legacy System number: 160932

Legacy System: LBS


Books and journals
'Hertfordshire Archaeology' in Hertfordshire Archaeology, (1973), 127-30

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