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The Plague House

A Grade II Listed Building in Landbeach, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2632 / 52°15'47"N

Longitude: 0.163 / 0°9'46"E

OS Eastings: 547707

OS Northings: 264982

OS Grid: TL477649

Mapcode National: GBR M83.01K

Mapcode Global: VHHJX.SC0W

Entry Name: The Plague House

Listing Date: 8 May 1970

Last Amended: 22 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50657

Location: Landbeach, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB25

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Landbeach

Built-Up Area: Landbeach

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Landbeach All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4664-4764 LANDBEACH HIGH STREET
(East Side)

13/110 No. 35 (The
8.5.70 Plague House)
(formerly listed as Old
GV Plague House)

II

Cottage. Late medieval, early C16. Timber framed and plastered,
C19 gault brick. Long straw thatched roofs. Local brick ridge
stack and end stack. Original L-plan with two single storeyed
open halls, early C16 cross wing to north, early C17 inserted
stack and attic floors, some recently removed. West elevation;
one casement attic window and pantiled gabled dormer window with
horizontal sliding sashes, five ground floor windows of various
sizes with glazing bars. Main entrance facing north with modern
boarded door. Interior. Exposed timber frame indicates two or
three building periods for the halls with smoke blackened
rafters and tie beams marking original closed trusses. Early
C16 cross wing has exposed stop-chamfered floor joists. Cross
passage in C16 arrangement to north of central stack.
Ravensdale, J.R. The Village of Landbeach 1974


Listing NGR: TL4770764982

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