Guild House and 57, 59, and 61 High Street, Ashwell, Hertfordshire

RIBApix ref no RIBA42210
Artist/PhotographerSmith, Edwin (1912-1971)
CountryUK: England
CityAshwwll
Subject Date1681
Image Date1965
ViewExterior
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceESP/ENG/4563) (ES2673.7)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Edwin Smith / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This view shows the Guild House (formerly Brothered House), 55 High Street (dated 1681 in pargeting), and 57, 59, 61 High Street, a long uniform range built as the hall of the Brotherhood or Guild of St. John the Baptist in the Church of Blessed Mary of Ashwell, formed 1476. The building dates from around 1500.

Subject tags

houses, societies' buildings, pargeting