Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1127374

Date first listed: 22-Aug-1984

Statutory Address: THE PRIORY, HIGH STREET


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Statutory Address: THE PRIORY, 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: Horningsea

National Grid Reference: TL 49292 62314


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17/69 The Priory


House, early C16. Timber framed and plastered, cased in C19 gault brick and painted. Plain tile roofs, hipped with gablet to north. Two ridge stacks. Two storeys; T-plan. Service wing to north, first floor hall to main range with ground floor three unit plan, jettied to street. South facade; three sixteen-paned first floor hung sash windows, and two similar ground floor windows in cambered brick arches flanking six-panelled door, one large three-light window in segmental brick arch to right hand. East facade, painted brick up to cased jetty with rough cast render to timer-frame at first floor, one hung sash window and one horizontal sliding sash window. Service range has two first floor sixteen-paned hung sash windows and one blind window in chimney bay with similar blind window and larger sixteen-paned hung sash window at ground floor in cambered brick arches. Panelled entrance door to left hand in original cross passage position. Interior. Exposed, substantial timber frame with wide internal tension braces in each wall bay at first floor. Side purlin roofs. Main range with arched braced tie beams. Floor frames with stop-chamfered beams, and joists to parlour. Two hearths in central chimney bay of main range with partly demolished brick stair. Large kitchen hearth with cross passage to north and evidence of plank and muntin partition with entrances to stair and butteries. R.C.H.M.: East Cambs p. 71, mon. 19.

Listing NGR: TL4929262314


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Legacy System number: 50617

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An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire North East, (1972)

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