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Latitude: 52.2576 / 52°15'27"N
Longitude: 0.1995 / 0°11'58"E
OS Eastings: 550222
OS Northings: 264433
OS Grid: TL502644
Mapcode National: GBR M84.H7Y
Mapcode Global: VHHJY.DJV6
Entry Name: The Conservators House
Listing Date: 22 August 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1127370
English Heritage Legacy ID: 50610
Location: Horningsea, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB25
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Horningsea
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Horningsea St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 56 SW HORNINGSEA CLAYHITHE ROAD
8/62 The Conservators House
Toll-house, dated 1842 on stone plaque in north gable. Gault
brick with limestone dressings. Plain tile roof with patterned
ridge tiles. Two storeys with cellars; T-plan gabled wing to
west of main facade facing north. Tudor style. Shaped gables
with apex finials. Two large ridge stacks with recessed round
arched panels and stone cornice. Three first floor two- and
three-light mullioned and transomed casement windows. Two
similar three-light windows at ground floor extended in wing to
height of plinth. Plain, double pilastered stone architrave
with recessed four-panelled door and patterned round headed
arched fanlight to north. Interior. Committee room, over
barrel-vaulted cellars, used by the Conservators of the river
Cam who were appointed following the act of 1702 'for making the
River Cham ..... more navigable from Clay-Hithe-Ferry, to the
Queen's Mill .....'.
R.C.H.M.: East Cambs p. 69, mon. 2.
Clay, W.K. Parish of Horningsey. C.A.S. Pub. 1865 p.22
Reprint of Act, 1702. C.R.O.
Listing NGR: TL5022264433
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