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Latitude: 52.3117 / 52°18'41"N
Longitude: 0.3036 / 0°18'12"E
OS Eastings: 557132
OS Northings: 270669
OS Grid: TL571706
Mapcode National: GBR M7P.5JQ
Mapcode Global: VHHJT.65V7
Entry Name: Maids Head Public House
Listing Date: 1 December 1951
Last Amended: 17 November 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126422
English Heritage Legacy ID: 48896
Location: Wicken, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB7
District: East Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Wicken
Built-Up Area: Wicken
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Wicken St Laurence
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET
8/88 No. 12
(Maids Head PH)
(formerly listed as
1.12.51 Maids Head Public
House, possibly an open hall, C15 with late C16 crosswing to
right hand and 1852 block to left hand. Open-hall timber framed
with floor and stack inserted in C16 and cased in gault brick in
C19. Hall has thatched roof of reed with ridge stack of grouped
shafts on a square base. One storey and attic. Two dormer.
Two doorways, one possibly at original entry to cross-passage
and the other to the lobby entry. Crosswing, mid C16. Timber
framed rendered with gable end rebuilt in brick. Thatched roof
of reed with plastered coving to eaves. One storey and attics.
Addition to left hand dated 1852 on stone panel in rear wall.
Gault brick with shallow, hipped slate roof. Two storeys.
Front elevation has three blind, eliptically headed bays divided
by four recessed hung sashes of twelve panes each.
Listing NGR: TL5713270669
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