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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1101623



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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sawbridgeworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Oct-1981

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 160850

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SHEERING MILL LANE 1. 5253 (South Side) TL 4846 1467:3/73 No 129 II GV 2. 1851 enlarged 1870 (WEA III (1970) 5). White gault brick and slate roof. Former National School now in domestic use. 1 1/2 storey Gothic building at right angle to road with symmetrical front to E and single storey rear wing extension. Wide overhanging eaves carried on trefoil pierced wooden brackets. E front has central wooden door with 2 vertical panels and heavy frame under gabled slated hood on double scrolled wooden brackets, Gd floor windows are square headed under brick hood moulds with 2 light cast iron mullioned and transomed frames and cast iron diamond paned lattices. 2 windows in gable to road. Gd floor as E front. Upper similar without transom. 2 symmetrical rear lateral chimneys. 1 window in rear wing. Picturesque and well-preserved small early school building in C19 Gothic.

Listing NGR: TL4847014677

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'The Story of Sawbridgeworth' in A Century of Village Schooling, , Vol. 3, (1970)

National Grid Reference: TL 48470 14677


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