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Latitude: 52.6556 / 52°39'20"N
Longitude: -0.2923 / 0°17'32"W
OS Eastings: 515608
OS Northings: 307797
OS Grid: TF156077
Mapcode National: GBR GXB.JX1
Mapcode Global: WHHN4.HJ00
Entry Name: Clare House
Listing Date: 15 December 1955
Last Amended: 24 February 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1126732
English Heritage Legacy ID: 50199
Location: Northborough, Peterborough, PE6
County: City of Peterborough
Civil Parish: Northborough
Built-Up Area: Northborough
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Northborough St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
5141 NORTHBOROUGH CHURCH STREET
formerly listed under
TF 1507 27/411 15.12.55
Said to have been built in 1823 for the poet John Clare by a rich patron
but actually an C18 cottage which was given to Clare in circa 1823 by Fitzwilliam.
Clare lived here for 10 years.
Coursed stone rubble cottage with thatched roof with brick coped gable
ends. One storey and attic. Three window range. C19 2-light casements,
centre modern. Attic window in thatch at eaves level. Brick end chimney
stacks. One storey flat roofed stone lean-to on west end. VCH Northamptonshire
Listing NGR: TF1560807797
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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