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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: 1126811



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


District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Castor

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Dec-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 24-Feb-1982

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49978

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1. 5141 CASTOR PETERBOROUGH ROAD (south side) No 47 (The Old Smithy) (formerly listed as Cottage 55 yds south of The Elms) TL 1298 50/186 15.12.55 II GV 2. Probably early C17. Coursed stone rubble house with hipped thatched roof. L-shaped on plan with later C17 right hand wing with dressed stone gable end with date "1676", and stack above the cornice. One storey and attic. Central panelled door. Left hand casement and right hand lean-to entrance with Collyweston stone roof. Brick ridge stack at centre. The wing has gabled dormer and sash with glazing bars. Interior: chamfered ceiling beams and open fireplaces with timber bressumers. RCHM (43) Page 43.

Listing NGR: TL1225998482

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Royal Commission on Historical Monuments, , Peterborough New Town: a survey of antiquities..., (1969), 43

National Grid Reference: TL 12259 98482


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