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Maids Head Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wicken, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1126422

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48896

Location: Wicken, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB7

County: Cambridgeshire

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

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Listing Text

TL 57 SE WICKEN HIGH STREET
(North Side)

8/88 No. 12
(Maids Head PH)
(formerly listed as
1.12.51 Maids Head Public
House)
GV
II

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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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