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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: 1128485



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Fenstanton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 53898

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FENSTANTON HUNTINGDON ROAD 1. 5140 (south side) Grove House TL 31 68 19/31 II* 24.10.51

2. Early C18 house of three-storeys and square plan with rear kitchen wing of one-storey. Red brick. Three hipped plain tile roofs, two large symmetrically positioned stacks. Parapet to each facade, shaped and lowered to front and rear elevations. Moulded dentil brick eaves cornice. Three facades have a symmetrical range of five hung sash windows with glazing bars in gauged brick segmental arches at each floor level with those at third floor reduced in height. Central doorway in north facing facade has doorcase of plain pilasters and entablature with segmental pediment. Glazed door with patterned lights to rectangular fanlight. Main entrance in west facing facade, centrally positioned. Doorcase with fluted pilasters and dentil enrichment to cornice and segmental pediment. Eight raised and fielded panels to door. Interior: some interior walls repositioned. Fine closed string staircase, original panelling and chimney pieces. Arcade of five round-headed arches in covered passage links stables to west facade. Red brick with plain tile roofs. (N Pevsner p 245).

Listing NGR: TL3139068498

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Cambridgeshire, (1970), 245

National Grid Reference: TL 31390 68498


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