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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: 1128408



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Houghton and Wyton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 30-May-1958

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 54116

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HOUGHTON AND WYTON ST IVES ROAD 1. 5140 (east side) Houghton Manor Farmhouse TL 28 72 13/13 30.5.58 II* GV

2. Late C16 farmhouse. Continuous jetty of three-unit plan with rear stair turret and later extensions. Timber-frame partly exposed and rendered. Old plain tile roofs, shaped ridge stack of red brick with three truncated octagonal shafts. Six-panelled door in line with stack, one hung sash window to left of door, two canted bays to right hand. Symmetrical first-floor range of three, modern, casement windows. One original three-light window with leaded quarries to left of centre at first-floor and two similar windows of two and three lights at ground-floor. Two carved scroll brackets to jetty. Bracket to dragon beam with geometric carved decoration. Area of original pargetting in south gable to right hand of first-floor sealed oriel window with ovolo mullion bars. Ovolo moulding to soffit of garret jetty bressumer. Interior: Ovolo moulded ceiling beams, and ceiling beam with carved geometric design in central room. Closed-string staircase of two flights with barley-sugar twist balusters. (RCHM Huntingdonshire Mon 3 p 144).

Listing NGR: TL2827272335

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Huntingdonshire, (1926), 144

National Grid Reference: TL 28272 72335


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