SHOP PREMISES OF CHARLES RICHES AND PRIVATE HOUSE TO REAR

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101626
Date first listed:
06-Jun-1952
Statutory Address:
SHOP PREMISES OF CHARLES RICHES AND PRIVATE HOUSE TO REAR, 1, THE SQUARE

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Location

Statutory Address:
SHOP PREMISES OF CHARLES RICHES AND PRIVATE HOUSE TO REAR, 1, THE SQUARE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
East Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Sawbridgeworth
National Grid Reference:
TL 48402 14809

Details

THE SQUARE 1. 5253 (East side) No 1 _ (Shop premises of Charles Riches and TL 4839 1480:3/41 6.6.52 private house to rear) II GV 2. C18 house. Shop building C19 to corner, lower part in Church Street probably earlier. Tall timber frame plastered house with steep tiled roof. Front lined as ashlar. S flank wall uncovered by demolition in 1981 showed panelled chevron pargetting covered over in C19. 2 storeys above brick base. Symmetrical 5 window front. Flush box sashes with glazing bars. Modillioned eaves cornice. Central 6 panel door. Pilasters support full entablature with Gothic fret in frieze and triangular pediment. Shop building adjacent has 2 storey plastered facade with steep hipped slate roof, overhanging bracketed eaves and deep plain frieze up to canted corner. 3 window 2 storey part in Church Street has similar bracketed eaves to slate roof but lacks frieze. Flush box sash windows with moulded architraves but late C19, 2/2 paned sashes. Continuous C19 shop front with paired pilasters, deep fascia, and paired brackets supporting continuous overhanging cornice. Interesting buildings prominent in street views.

Listing NGR: TL4840214809

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
160854
Legacy System:
LBS

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: 25 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04404/28
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Elaine Allen . Source Historic England Archive
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