GATEHOUSE CIRCA 65 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF DOWN HALL

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1128303

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1967

Statutory Address: GATEHOUSE CIRCA 65 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF DOWN HALL, DOWN HALL

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Location

Statutory Address: GATEHOUSE CIRCA 65 METRES TO NORTH WEST OF DOWN HALL, DOWN HALL

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire (District Authority)

Parish: Abington Pigotts

National Grid Reference: TL 30470 43735

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

TL 3043 ABINGTON PIGOTTS DOWN HALL

19/10 (19/4) Gatehouse c65-m to 22.11.67 north-west of Down Hall

GV II*

Gatehouse. Early C16. Timber-framed with plastered infill. Plain tiled roof with octagonal lantern. Two storeys with first floor jetties on two sides. Two bays with cartway and pedestrian entrance in bay to south-west. Substantial timber-frame, close studded with curved tension braces in each bay. Bullnosed jetty joists and solid curved braces to posts. Curved chamfered braces to doorway and cartway forming a 'Caernavon' arched head. Two pairs of three-light mullioned first floor windows. Interior details largely intact with screen partitions between openings. Crown-post roof; crown-post over central truss, braced two ways to collars, and collar purlins. The gatehouse is situated within the moated site of Down Hall.

VCH: Vol VIII p57 and Litlington Ireland, M DeC History of Abington Pigotts with Litlington

Listing NGR: TL3047043735

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 52416

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Ireland, M , History of Abington Pigotts with Litlington
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1982), 57

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