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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: 1309314



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

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Linton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1967

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 52007

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TL 5646 LINTON SYMONDS LANE (North-East Side)

16/193 No. 12 22.11.67 (Red Cottage)


House, formerly the village pest house. 1748. Red brick, plain tiled roof with tumbled parapet gables and stack behind ridge. Two storeys, gable to street. Brick cornice and band at eaves height to gable. South-east facing elevation. Two ground floor and three first floor C20 windows, C20 flat roofed glazed porch with half-glazed door facing south-west. The pest house was used to isolate people suffering from infectious diseases in the parish.

V.C.H. Vol. VI, p98 Stevens, R.L. Linton P.C. Pub. 1983

Listing NGR: TL5608446977

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Salzman, L F, The Victoria History of the County of Cambridgeshire and the Isle of Ely, (1978), 98
Stevens, R L, Linton

National Grid Reference: TL 56084 46977


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