- 21 Aug 2002
- White Chimneys, Cardinals Green, Horseheath, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB1 6QX
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
HORSEHEATH CARDINALS GREEN TL 64 NW (North Side) 8/75 White Chimneys II Cottage. C16, C17 and C18. Timber-framed, plaster rendered. Long straw thatch roof, of two ridge and eaves levels. Half hip to east end and mid-C17 brick ridge stack of diagonally set grouped shafts on square base.
Sinyle range of two bays, extended axially at each end by one bay and by an outshut at the back. Two storey centre bays, C16, originally jettied at east end. Three first floor modern casements. Chimney stack and, bay added to east end in late C17. One storey and attic. Modern casements. Entry now to east bay. The extension at the west end probably is late Cl8 or early C19, being the likely date of the chimney stack. Timber-framed, rendered and thatched. Inside: the C16 part of the cottage has a crown post roof with two way bracing to the collar purlin and a single downward brace to the tie-beam. Ceiling framing exposed.
R.C.H.M. Record Card (1951)
Listing NGR: TL6151746447
Copyright IoE Mr Peter Tree. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Tree, Peter
Rights Holder: Tree, Peter
Longstraw, Plaster, Render, Thatch, Timber, Medieval Jettied House, Tudor Monument <By Form>, Elizabethan Jettied Building, Timber Framed Building, Timber Framed House, House, Domestic, Dwelling