8-12, MARKET PLACE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1102174
Date first listed:
13-Apr-1951
Statutory Address:
8-12, MARKET PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
8-12, MARKET PLACE

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
TL1844229064

Details

1. 5255 MARKET PLACE (East Side) Nos 8 & 9 Nos l0 to 12 (consec) TL 1829 SW 1/61 13.4.51. II* GV

2. C15. The West range of a building which surrounded all four sides of a courtyard; this range alone survives in its original form, although some necessary alterations were made to suit it to its present use as a shop. Part of the Eastern side, re-built In C17, survived also; but the rest has vanished. This range is of timber construction in 2 storeys, below steep tiled roofs with a central cross-gable over-hanging the original gateway (now glazed over as part of the shop) on broad beam ends. The skeleton timber construction has been carefully preserved through most of the Interior, and can be well seen in the facade of the gateway with plaster in-filling. Ground floor is adapted as a shop-front without undue violation of the general appearance of the building; upper floor 7 windows of which the northern five are leaded casements, the southern 2 late C18 or early C19 sashes. 2 gabled dormers. Front recently curtailed on right, demolishing much of No 12. RCHM page 122; VCH page 4.

All listed buildings in Market Place form a group.

Listing NGR: TL1844429071

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
161508
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Doubleday, AH, The Victoria History of the County of Hertford, (1902), 4
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 02 Nov 2003
Reference: IOE01/09134/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Nick Jarvis. Source Historic England Archive
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