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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: 1142450



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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Great Dunmow

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Feb-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 16-Feb-1984

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 353323

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TL 6222 GREAT DUNMOW MARKET PLACE (N side) 7/76 The Star Restaurant 7.2.52 (formerly listed as The Star Inn) GV II

House. C17 and C18, timber framed. 'U' shaped courtyard group. Main front block, facing Market Place, is of 2 tall storeys with a half hipped gambrel peg tile roof with 3 gabled casement dormers. Thin plaster cornice like band and large moulded plastered name panel with scalloped corners. First floor has 4 double hung sash windows with small panes and moulded surrounds. Off-centre late C18 doorcase with open pediment with scroll brackets with diamond motif, thin pilasters, rectangular fanlight and 4 panel door. 2 double hung sashes to L of door and one to R with small panes and moulded surrunds. Behind NE corner fronting North Street, a storey gabled peg tile roofed block in render, with 2 slated lean-to bay window either side of red brick stack and oriel casement window over. Mixture of sashes and casements in N end wall and black weatherboarded gabled wall to N end. Main block has big red brick stack on rear. Behind NW corner and fronting Star Lane, is a single storey, peg tile roofed and gabled block, with render over tarred weatherboarding and one gabled casement dormer. Behind this a further single storey block with gabled slate roof and tarred weatherboarding. Rear block to NE has remnants of single storey timber framing of C16/17 with jowled posts.

Listing NGR: TL6269922085

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National Grid Reference: TL 62699 22085


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