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50, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Cherry Hinton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1857 / 52°11'8"N

Longitude: 0.173 / 0°10'22"E

OS Eastings: 548651

OS Northings: 256390

OS Grid: TL486563

Mapcode National: GBR M8W.VZL

Mapcode Global: VHHK9.YBB8

Entry Name: 50, High Street

Listing Date: 27 April 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126002

English Heritage Legacy ID: 47934

Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Cambridge

Town: Cambridge

Electoral Ward/Division: Cherry Hinton

Built-Up Area: Cambridge

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Cherry Hinton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

HIGH STREET, Cherry Hinton
TL 45 NE
(east side)
No 50
21/10003
- II
House. Circa early C17, extended and remodelled in circa late C17
or early C18; faced in brick in circa late C19. Timber framed
faced in Flemish and stretcher bond gault brick; random bond red
brick gable end of rear wing. Asbestos tile roof with gabled
ends. Brick axial and gable end stacks. Plan: Original front (W)
range is of 3-room plan with central hall and parlour on right
(S) heated from back-to-back fireplaces in axial stack and
smaller unheated service room at left (N) end. In circa late C17
or early C18 a staircase was inserted into putative entrance
lobby in front of axial stack, the service room was divided
axially into 2 small rooms and a kitchen wing with a gable end
stack was built behind the left (N) service end. In circa late
C19 the house was refaced in brick. Exterior: 1 storey and attic.
Asymmetrical 3-window west front. C19 4, 6 and 8-pane casements
and 2 flush panel doors in cambered brick arch openings. Gabled
dormer to left of centre with C19 horizontally sliding sash with
glazing bars. Similar dormer at rear to left and gable-ended wing
to right with later outbuilding attached. Flush panel door on S
side of wing. Interior:Hall has boxed-in axial beam, large
fireplace with boxed-in timber lintel and china cupboard with
shaped shelves. Parlour (S) has chamfered axial beam with cyma
stops, 2-panel door and C20 chimneypiece. Chamfered beams and
exposed wall framing in north service rooms. Kitchen has
chamfered axial beam with runout stops and large brick fireplace
with chamfered timber lintel. Much C17/18 joinery including plank
and panel doors, and staircase with square newel and splat
balusters. Chambers ceiled but wall-plates, tie-beams in gable
ends and wall studding exposed. Clasped purlin roof over rear
wing.


Listing NGR: TL4865156390

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