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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Pampisford, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1116 / 52°6'41"N

Longitude: 0.185 / 0°11'5"E

OS Eastings: 549718

OS Northings: 248171

OS Grid: TL497481

Mapcode National: GBR M9V.RKK

Mapcode Global: VHHKQ.5642

Plus Code: 9F42456M+JX

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127663

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52035

Location: Pampisford, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Pampisford

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Pampisford St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Ely

Tagged with: House Thatched cottage

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(West Side)

10/205 No. 7 (The Dower
29.10.74 House)


House. Late C16 or early C17. Timber-framed with plastered infill, weather
boarded south gable to eaves height, thatched roof; rectangular planned red
brick ridge stack. Cellar and two storeys with attics. Main range of two
bays, chimney bay and wide bay to north jettied to east and west elevations
with possibly the chimney bay jetty underbuilt in east elevation. Part of
the framed truss remains of a former wing to the south. An original south
entry to the main range is indicated by jetty brackets, and an inserted
doorway to north bay blocked; main entrance with C20 glazed door to left of
centre; two ground floor and two first floor horizontal sliding sashes with
leaded lights. Interior: Stop-chamfered ceiling beams, moulded mantel beam,
rectangular plaster overmantel with large thistle below a crown and deep
scroll boarder. The house was restored c.1972 (C&PL).

Listing NGR: TL4971848171

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