NUMBERS 7 AND 9 (FAIRBAIRNS)

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1102590
Date first listed:
03-Jun-1987
Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 7 AND 9 (FAIRBAIRNS), 7 AND 9, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of NUMBERS 7 AND 9 (FAIRBAIRNS)
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1102590 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 19-Oct-2019 at 11:51:37.

Location

Statutory Address:
NUMBERS 7 AND 9 (FAIRBAIRNS), 7 AND 9, HIGH STREET

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

County:
Hertfordshire
District:
North Hertfordshire (District Authority)
Parish:
Barkway
National Grid Reference:
TL 38488 35841

Details

BARKWAY HIGH STREET TL 3835 (East side) Barkway

9/16 Nos. 7 and 9 (Fairbairns)

GV II

Pair of houses, originally 3 or 4 dwellings. Early C19 with C18 and possibly earlier origins, extended later C19. Knapped flint with red brick dressings. Tiled roof. 2 storeys. 6 window front, 3 bays to right are more closely spaced with a high brick plinth. Ground floor: steps up with wreathed iron railings to a 6 raised panelled door, moulded bracketed hood, to left a 20 pane sash, elsewhere 12 pane sashes, all recessed with slightly cambered heads. Left bays similar with 2 entrances, a 6 panelled and a part glazed door, 2 ground floor 20 pane sashes. Central ridge stack and external end stacks with offsets. Gable end parapets with moulded kneelers. To rear left extends an integral 2 bay wing with a blocked door and glazing bar sashes, rear gable end parapet and stack. Behind this are 2 C18 red brick bays with sashes of 12, 16, and 20 panes, C18 on ground floor with cambered heads, C20 on first floor. Pantiled roof. Rear gable end of brick and flint rubble with moulded kneelers. 2 storey lean-to outshuts added to rear elevations with shallower pitch to slate roofs. Interior not inspected. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: TL3848835841

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
162470
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.

End of official listing

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 16 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/02808/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr L.W. Smith. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].