This browser is not fully supported by Historic England. Please update your browser to the latest version so that you get the best from our website.


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: 1205826



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

County: Essex

District: Uttlesford

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Saffron Walden

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Nov-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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

Legacy System: LBS

UID: 370544

Asset Groupings

This list entry does not comprise part of an Asset Grouping. Asset Groupings are not part of the official record but are added later for information.

List entry Description

Summary of Building

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.



TL5338 GEORGE STREET 669-1/1/157 (North side) 01/11/72 Nos.17 AND 17A


House and 2 shops. Early C19 with c1500 core. Grey gault and red brick, slate roof. Rectangular plan. 2 storeys. S front elevation: 3 bays with pilasters and upper string course. E end quadrant curved into facade of No.2 Cross Street (qv). Deep eaves with paired modillions, 2 gault brick stacks. Also 2 storeys of single W end bay of No.2 Cross Street. Ground floor, 2 early C20 shop fronts with plate glass panes. Doorways, No.17 within No.2 Cross Street, has moulded panelled doorcase, door has upper glazed light and lower moulded panel, similar door to No.17A. First floor windows, sashes with glazing bars, two 4x4 panes. One similar one in unit of No.2 Cross Street in quadrant 3x4 panes. Rear, N elevation: ground floor slated lean-to. First floor red brick with 2 similar tall metal casement windows 2x4 panes, also, similar wooden window 2x6 panes. Large gault brick stack through pitch of principal slate roof. INTERIOR: roll moulded bridging joist c1500 in shop of No.17 continued from shop in No.2 Cross Street. The awkward junction of No.17 with No.2 Cross Street appears to have been dictated by a large late medieval building.

Listing NGR: TL5379538412

Selected Sources

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details

National Grid Reference: TL 53795 38412


© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. 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 - 1205826 .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-Sep-2018 at 09:51:05.

End of official listing