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The Old Courthouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bottisham, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2198 / 52°13'11"N

Longitude: 0.2634 / 0°15'48"E

OS Eastings: 554709

OS Northings: 260366

OS Grid: TL547603

Mapcode National: GBR M8M.TMJ

Mapcode Global: VHHK5.JG2N

Plus Code: 9F426797+W8

Entry Name: The Old Courthouse

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127117

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49282

Location: Bottisham, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB25

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Bottisham

Built-Up Area: Bottisham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Bottisham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Ely

Find accommodation in
Swaffham Bulbeck


(North East Side)
11/9 No. 123 (The
Old Courthouse)


Former magistrates court and offices, probably a police station,
now a house, built 1858. Gault brick with low pitch, slate
roofs. Plan of single storey office or police station on the
front with a two storey courtroom at rear. Office has chanelled
rustication to the quoins, walls and voussoirs of the window
arches. Low pitch roof with a parapet. Three round headed bays
to the front wall, with a band at impost height. Each bay has a
recessed fixed light window with a pivot casement. The
courtroom at the rear is of a similar brick, but without the
rustication, and has a hipped low pitch slate roof. Two storeys
with pilaster strips at the corners and between the two bays of
the side elevations. Each bay has round headed arches to two
fixed light windows with pivot casements. The main entries are
in flanking porches to the front of the slightly projecting

Cambridgeshire Connection: News Report

Listing NGR: TL5470960366

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