TOWER FARMHOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1127026

Date first listed: 05-Feb-1952

Statutory Address: TOWER FARMHOUSE, TOWER ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: TOWER FARMHOUSE, TOWER ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Downham

National Grid Reference: TL 51893 84182

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 58 SW DOWNHAM TOWER ROAD (N0rth Side)

4/21 Tower Farmhouse 5.2.52

GV II

Farmhouse. Late C15 walls of Bishop of Ely's Palace to west and north included in fabric of C19 building. Gault brick, C15 red brick; plain tile roof with end stacks and ridge stack to right of centre. Two storeys, three 'bays'. Three ground floor recessed sixteen-paned hung sash windows in cambered brick arches, main entrance through closed, gabled porch with four- panelled door; three first floor twelve-paned hung sash windows.

Bishopric of Ely Lease Book. June 1746, p318-321 Pevsner: Buildings of England p330 V.C.H. p92

Listing NGR: TL5189384182

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 49474

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Bishopric of Ely Lease Book, (1746), 318-321
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1954), 330
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1982), 92

End of official listing