THE MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1127173

Date first listed: 31-Aug-1962

Statutory Address: THE MANOR HOUSE, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE MANOR HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1127173 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 16-Oct-2018 at 09:04:24.

Location

Statutory Address: THE MANOR HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Croxton

National Grid Reference: TL 24894 59698

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

TL 25 NW CROXTON HIGH STREET (West Side)

5/115 The Manor House 31. 8.62

GV II

Manor house. Late C15 or early C16. Timber-frame exposed and plastered with C17 red brick plinth and walls. C19 brick casing to rear. Plain tile roofs with pantiles to rear elevations. One storey and attic hall range with jettied cross wings of two storeys. East cross wing jetty underbuilt and south gable wall and end stack rebuilt in C17 red brick. Tall C17 red brick stack to right hand of hall with four diagonal shafts. Four-panelled C19 door in cross passage position, three ground floor and four first floor casement windows of various sizes. Interior: crown-post roofs to crosswings with slender braces to collar purlins, smoke blackened side purl in roof with wide windbraces in each bay of hall, open truss with deep hollow-chamfered arched braces, roll-moulded and embattled cornice. Service doors and parlour door with four-centred arches. Inserted C17 ceiling beams to hall. Inglenook hearths relined. Two mullioned windows in crosswings, evidence for original oriel windows.

RCHM West Cambs. p69, mon.6 VCH, Vol. V, p36

Listing NGR: TL2489459698

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 51140

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1973), 36
Other
An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire West, (1968)

End of official listing