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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: 1126422



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wicken

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Nov-1983

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 48896

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TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET (North Side) 8/88 No. 12 (Maids Head PH) (formerly listed as 1.12.51 Maids Head Public House) GV II House, possibly an open hall, C15 with late C16 crosswing to right hand and 1852 block to left hand. Open-hall timber framed with floor and stack inserted in C16 and cased in gault brick in C19. Hall has thatched roof of reed with ridge stack of grouped shafts on a square base. One storey and attic. Two dormer. Two doorways, one possibly at original entry to cross-passage and the other to the lobby entry. Crosswing, mid C16. Timber framed rendered with gable end rebuilt in brick. Thatched roof of reed with plastered coving to eaves. One storey and attics. Addition to left hand dated 1852 on stone panel in rear wall. Gault brick with shallow, hipped slate roof. Two storeys. Front elevation has three blind, eliptically headed bays divided by four recessed hung sashes of twelve panes each.

Listing NGR: TL5713270669

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National Grid Reference: TL 57132 70669


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