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Michael House

A Grade II Listed Building in Foxton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1143 / 52°6'51"N

Longitude: 0.0569 / 0°3'24"E

OS Eastings: 540942

OS Northings: 248219

OS Grid: TL409482

Mapcode National: GBR L8C.H6Q

Mapcode Global: VHHKM.X3YZ

Entry Name: Michael House

Listing Date: 11 December 1981

Last Amended: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52110

Location: Foxton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Foxton

Built-Up Area: Foxton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Foxton St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(North west side)

18/61 No. 29
11.12.81 (Michaelhouse)


Pair of cottages, now one dwelling. c.1575 in origin but remodelled and rebuilt in
early C18, for Trinity College. Timber framed,,plaster rendered and long stray
thatch. Original axial ridge stack of two flues with a third flue added.
Single range and two bay plan with end to road. One storey and attic. One
horizontal sliding sash to gable end, and two to front wall. One doorway to
cottage near the road, the other doorway has been blocked and part glazed.
Thatched and timber framed outshut at the rear. Inside: Abutting inglenook
hearths of red and gault brick and a small later fireplace to chamber in the
attic. Framing of slender scantling and without the bracing found in the
late C16 buildings in the village. (e.g. nos. 5, 61 and 75 High Street).

R.C.H.M.: Record Card (1950)
Rowland Parker: The Common Stream

Listing NGR: TL4094248219

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