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The Old Rectory

A Grade II Listed Building in Highfields Caldecote, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1884 / 52°11'18"N

Longitude: -0.0308 / 0°1'50"W

OS Eastings: 534711

OS Northings: 256286

OS Grid: TL347562

Mapcode National: GBR K5Y.R12

Mapcode Global: VHGMR.F827

Plus Code: 9C4X5XQ9+8M

Entry Name: The Old Rectory

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127192

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51082

Location: Caldecote, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Caldecote

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Caldecote St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(East Side)

7/52 The Old Rectory


House, formerly the rectory. Late C15, C17 alterations and C19.
Timber-frame and brick, rendered. Plain tile roof. Two storeys and one
storey and attic. Original hall with crosswing to right hand and underbuilt
jetty to west. C19 wing to left hand. Two C17 ridge stacks to each
crosswing rebuilt C19. West facing elevation: C19 wing with five-light
transomed casement bay window and similar three-light window above, one
casement dormer window to hall range, and one casement window with glazing
bars at each floor level of crosswing to right hand. Main entrance in north
elevation. Interior: C17 chamfered floor beam and large hearth with baking
oven to hall, exposed ceiling beams and crown-post of original roof to late
C15 crosswing. Relined inglenook hearth, and sealed hearth. Terrier of 1664
records the building as being damaged by fire in 1607.

R.C.H.M. West Cambs. p33, mon.3
V.C.H., Vol. V, p24

Listing NGR: TL3487057142

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

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