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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: 1128136



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wimpole

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Oct-1974

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Sep-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 52826

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WIMPOLE OLD WIMPOLE TL 3351 (West side) 13/160 Thornberry Hill 29.10.74 Cottages (formerly listed as Brick End Cottages)


Row of estate cottages. C18 and C19. Red brick and tiled half hipped roof with plain brick eaves cornice and three ridge stacks with projecting capping. Two storeys and attic and plat band between storeys. Six hipped dormers with tiled cheeks. Six window range of recessed cross frame casements. Similar windows ground floor and doorway with boarded door under lean-to canopies on brackets. A row of similar brick cottages is shown in a water-colour by Humfry Repton for his remodelling of the park in 1801. His survey map of 1801 also shows four semi detached pairs.

RCHM: West Cambs. Mon (5) National Trust: Watercolour and plan at Wimpole Hall

Listing NGR: TL3396051669

Selected Sources

An Inventory of the Historical Monuments in Cambridgeshire West, (1968)

National Grid Reference: TL 33960 51669


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