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Royal Oak Inn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barrington, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1261 / 52°7'34"N

Longitude: 0.0288 / 0°1'43"E

OS Eastings: 538982

OS Northings: 249478

OS Grid: TL389494

Mapcode National: GBR L84.N3S

Mapcode Global: VHHKF.GT3G

Entry Name: Royal Oak Inn

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127606

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52095

Location: Barrington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Barrington

Built-Up Area: Barrington

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Barrington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(South east side)

16/46 No. 31 (Royal Oak
22.11.67 Inn)


Mid C15. Renovated mid C20. Exposed timber frame and plastered infill.
Long straw thatched roof hipped to west end. Red brick ridge stack, C17
repaired, with two diagonally set linked shafts. Coved eaves to recessed two
centre bays. Plan of open hall with solar to west end and service end to
east. Two storeys with jettied first floor to solar and service ends.
Modern leaded light casements to first and ground floors. Doorway to
cross-passage in service end is original. Four centred arch in square head
with carved spandrels. Framing has curved downward wall bracing and studs of
heavy scantling. The jetty joists are carried on shaped brackets. There is
a plaster shield of arms reset in the north wall of the hall in its original
location. Inside: The chimney stack and floor were inserted into the hall in
C17. The hearth has now been removed. The roof was not inspected but is of
plain crown-post instruction and is smoke blackened.

R.C.H.M. West Cambs. Mon. (20)

Listing NGR: TL3898249478

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

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