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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: 1127615



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Foxton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Dec-1981

Date of most recent amendment: 18-Oct-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 52110

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TL 4048 FOXTON HIGH STREET (North west side) 18/61 No. 29 11.12.81 (Michaelhouse) GV II

Pair of cottages, now one dwelling. c.1575 in origin but remodelled and rebuilt in early C18, for Trinity College. Timber framed,,plaster rendered and long stray thatch. Original axial ridge stack of two flues with a third flue added. Single range and two bay plan with end to road. One storey and attic. One horizontal sliding sash to gable end, and two to front wall. One doorway to cottage near the road, the other doorway has been blocked and part glazed. Thatched and timber framed outshut at the rear. Inside: Abutting inglenook hearths of red and gault brick and a small later fireplace to chamber in the attic. Framing of slender scantling and without the bracing found in the late C16 buildings in the village. (e.g. nos. 5, 61 and 75 High Street).

R.C.H.M.: Record Card (1950) Rowland Parker: The Common Stream

Listing NGR: TL4094248219

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Parker, R, The Common Stream

National Grid Reference: TL 40942 48219


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