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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: 1127233



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fen Drayton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 31-Aug-1962

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 50976

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TL 3268-3368 FEN DRAYTON HIGH STREET (East Side)

13/67 The Homestead 31.8.62


House. Early C16 and c.1730. Dark red brick, rubbed brick and limestone dressings. Plain tile roofs. Two storeys with attics and basements; rear wing part of original timber framed building on site. Five symmetrical 'bays'. Main entrance approached by semi circular stone steps; eight-panelled door shaped to segmental arch with dentil enriched pedimented wooden doorcase. Five first floor and two ground floor original twelve-paned hung sash windows shaped to segmental rubbed brick arches with stone key blocks and sills; two windows to right hand of door with similar details are C20 replacements of C19 inserted three-light hung sash windows. Plinth, and brick band between floors. Shaped gable parapets with limestone copings and stone dressings to end stacks. Two blind basement windows. Interior. Original hall and parlour plan with complete rooms of raised and fielded pine panelling, doors and doorcases. Some original chimney pieces and flanking cupboards, very fine open string staircase rising to attic floors. Moulded ceiling cornices with dentil enrichment. The house is said to have been built for a corn merchant. R.C.H.M. (Cambs notes), 1950 Pevsner. Buildings of England p.385

Listing NGR: TL3395668359

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 385
Cambridgeshire Notes and Photographs, (1950)

National Grid Reference: TL 33959 68366


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