FORD HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1128743

Date first listed: 13-Jul-1964

Date of most recent amendment: 28-Mar-1974

Statutory Address: FORD HOUSE, 140, ST NEOTS ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: FORD HOUSE, 140, ST NEOTS ROAD

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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire (District Authority)

Parish: St. Neots

National Grid Reference: TL 17656 59978

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. EATON SOCON 1590 ST NEOT'S ROAD

No 140 (Ford House) (Formerly listed under Bridge Road in the Rural District of Bedford) TL 1759 4/11 13.7.64.

II* GV

2. Mid-late C15 altered. Large hall and crosswing house with solar wing at north end. 2 storeys. 1 window wings; centre with 3 window bays (blind end bays). Old tile roofs with original truss in north wing with braces to collar purlin and post, south wing with original common rafters but replaced trusses. Box framed with close studding; colour-washed brick nogging and plaster; central block refaced in brick and hall roof raised, stair turret and brick chimneys added C17. North wing with original stone chimney with moulded plinth. Both gables originally jettied but have been under uilt. Gable of south wing with central window (originally oriel) flanked by 2 smaller windows; existing windows all earlier Cl9 3-light sash windows with wood mullions. Modern porch. Lead rain water head. Modern rear extension to south wing, Interior with good hall panelling imported recently from Netherstead Priory.

Nos 138, 138A, 140 and Garden wall to north east of No 140 form a group.



Listing NGR: TL1765659978

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 53320

Legacy System: LBS

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