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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: 1127019



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Downham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1952

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49457

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4/4 Bury House 5.2.52


House. Dated stone plaque 'RC 1700' on east wall. Early C19 and c.1900 renovations and alterations. Rendered brick; plain tile roofs, and reused material from demolished Bishops of Ely's Palace buildings. Two storeys, attics and cellar. Three unit plan with rear kitchen and original lobby entry sealed c.1900 when main entrance removed to west. Tumbled parapet gables with end stacks and ridge stack to left of centre. C19 closed gabled porch with moulded round arched doorway with 'Bury House' inscription and double doors. Three three-light casement windows with patterned glazing bars to upper panes, three similar but smaller first floor windows. Interior details largely C19; reused C15 timber, some with double ogee-moulding, in side purlin roof and floor frames.

V.C.H. p90 R.C.H.M. (Cambs. notes) 1977

Listing NGR: TL5258984117

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1982), 90

National Grid Reference: TL 52589 84117


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