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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: 1309653



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


District: City of Peterborough

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Borough Fen

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1982

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 49903

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1. 5141 BOROUGH FEN DECOY ROAD Decoy Farmhouse TF 10 NE 4/113 II 2. Late C18 brick house, roughcast rendered. Thatched roof with coped gable ends. Two storeys. Three window range. Modern casements except for first floor centre which is C19 two-light gothic casement. Two modern ground floor canted bays. Central doorway with rectangular fanlight with intersecting glazing bars, glazed door and iron trellis porch. End stacks. Gabled wing at rear with thatched roof forming L-shaped plan. VCH Northamptonshire Vol II mentions the celebrated Decoy Farm, owned for many years by a family named Williams. An old wild fowl decoy is situated about 350 yds to the south-east.

Listing NGR: TF1970508179

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1906)

National Grid Reference: TF 19705 08179


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