GROVE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1128485

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1951

Statutory Address: GROVE HOUSE, HUNTINGDON ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: GROVE HOUSE, HUNTINGDON ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire (District Authority)

Parish: Fenstanton

National Grid Reference: TL 31390 68498

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

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

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 53898

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

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

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