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Latitude: 52.2183 / 52°13'5"N
Longitude: -0.1678 / 0°10'4"W
OS Eastings: 525261
OS Northings: 259372
OS Grid: TL252593
Mapcode National: GBR J42.SGW
Mapcode Global: VHGMH.1HMS
Entry Name: Croxton Park
Listing Date: 31 August 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1127163
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51126
Location: Croxton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, PE19
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Croxton
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Croxton St James
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 25 NE CROXTON CROXTON PARK
6/101 Croxton Park
Country house, rebuilt c.1760, dated rainwater heads, for Edward Leeds
(d.1803) possibly including part of C16 house. Early C19 dining room added
to north west by Newton family and west wing incorporating C18 outbuildings.
Red brick with limestone dressings. Low pitched hipped slate roofs, five
stacks. Three storeys. Symmetrical facades of nine 'bays'. South east
facade with two outer 'bays' slightly projecting, stone band at first floor,
moulded stone cornice and plain coping to parapet. C19 Ionic portico
spanning five central 'bays' with cast iron piers and limestone steps.
Painted stone Tuscan doorcase with half glazed double doors. Flat, red
gauged brick arches and jambs to twelve-paned hung sash windows at ground and
first floors; smaller second floor windows. North west facade, pedimented
with centre three 'bays' slightly projecting. Interior: mainly C18 and
early C19 details including staircases and chimney pieces.
RCHM West Cambs. p67, mon.2
VCH, Vol. V, p38
Listing NGR: TL2526159372
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