ASSEMBLY ROOM AT NUMBER 28 (SET BACK ON SOUTH EAST)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1101646
Date first listed:
02-Oct-1981
Statutory Address:
ASSEMBLY ROOM AT NUMBER 28 (SET BACK ON SOUTH EAST), LONDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ASSEMBLY ROOM AT NUMBER 28 (SET BACK ON SOUTH EAST), LONDON ROAD

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 48144 14866

Details

LONDON ROAD 1. 5253 (East Side) Assembly Room at No 28 (Set back on SE) TL 4814 1486:3/6 II GV 2. C18/C19. Tall timberframed stuccoed assembly room over low coach house. Roof slated and gabled to front (W). Internal gable chimney at rear. S flank wall stucco thickened at lower storey. N flank weatherboarded with some brickwork at lower floor with 2 doors and 15 pane fixed window to bakery. Upper floor reached by straight stair in NW corner. 3 window W front. Tall flush sash window with architrave and 6/6 panes in centre, flanked by 2 lower and narrower sash windows also with 6/6 panes. Drip board over each window. Square window in gable with 4 panes. On Gd floor plank door next N corner with 3 pane fanlight leads to stair and upper floor. Double plank doors next S corner. 7 light fixed window between. Narrow bargeboard to gable carried on 2 purlins to each slope. Interior has moulded nosings and strings to wide stair, moulded dado rail to upper room. Raised and fielded panels to cupboard beside fireplace and C18 Adam style wood and composition fire surround. Tapered panelled pilasters with garlands support composite capitals with Prince of Wales order. Frieze breaks forward over pilasters with oval and ribbon motif. Dentilled bed mould and enriched cyma to cornice shelf. Anthemion frieze with central figure panel of nymphs in arcadian scene with altar. Ceiling obscured. An interesting building illuminating social history.

Listing NGR: TL4814414866

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
160803
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: 24 Jul 2001
Reference: IOE01/04404/07
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