THE CHEQUERS INN

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1128099

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1967

Statutory Address: THE CHEQUERS INN, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of THE CHEQUERS INN
© 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 - 1128099 .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 19-Dec-2018 at 13:17:54.

Location

Statutory Address: THE CHEQUERS INN, 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: Fowlmere

National Grid Reference: TL 42111 45881

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 4245 FOWLMERE HIGH STREET (North Side) 18/125 The Chequers Inn 22.11.67 GV II Inn. Late C15 or early C16 with C17 additions. Inscription below jetty 'ANO DOM 1675 WT'. Timber-framed and plastered with tarred brick plinth, C20 plain tiled roofs. Rectangular planned painted brick stack to left hand; red brick ridge stack to right hand. Two storeys and cellar main range includes three bays of an original jettied building; one storey and attic range to east, formerly the C17 kitchen. Three gable extensions to north. Main entrance approached by three steps with four-panelled C19 door and moulded wooden architrave. Large three-light transomed window to right hand and canted hung sash bay window to left hand; one first floor twelve-paned hung sash window, and two horizontal sliding sash windows above the jetty. Jetty fascia moulded with three jetty brackets. Lower range to east with three small windows. Interior: painted clunch arcade of ten trefoiled arches above fireplace; ogee-moulded ceiling beams. Samuel Pepys stayed at the inn in 1660. V.C.H., Vol. VI, p.156 R.C.H.M. Report 1950

Listing NGR: TL4211145881

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 52938

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1978), 156

End of official listing