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173 High Street, Berkhamsted

173 High Street, Berkhamsted, Hertfordshire HP4 3HB View on map

Grade II* listed 13th century timber framed building, thought to be one of the oldest shops in England. Covered by 19th century shop front until modernisation work in 2000. Dendrochronological analysis dated two structural timbers to between 1277 and 1297. Now housing offices on ground floor and accommodation on first floor.


Opening Arrangements

By prior arrangement with Claire Lloyd Properties (tel: 01442 879996), plus Heritage Open Days in September.


Located on the High Street in Berkhamsted opposite the Old Town Hall. Rail: Berkhamsted.

Parking Spaces


1 hour maximum parking bay outside the building.

Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: No
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes