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Chandlers chaundlers

A Grade II* Listed Building in Linton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0977 / 52°5'51"N

Longitude: 0.2801 / 0°16'48"E

OS Eastings: 556281

OS Northings: 246825

OS Grid: TL562468

Mapcode National: GBR MB5.KM0

Mapcode Global: VHHKR.SJYR

Entry Name: Chandlers chaundlers

Listing Date: 29 October 1955

Last Amended: 30 September 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127670

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51950

Location: Linton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Linton

Built-Up Area: Linton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Linton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 5646 LINTON HIGH STREET
(North Side)

16/136 Nos. 91 and 93
(Chaundlers and
(Chandlers) (formerly listed
29.10.55 as Nos 1 and 4 Chandlers
GV II* Cottages)


Hall house divided as two dwellings. Early C15 with C17 alterations and
additions. Timber-framed and plaster rendered with some original pargetted
panels in street elevation, and some exposed timber-frame. Plain tile
roofs. Main hall range of one storey and attic flanked by two storeyed cross
wings to east and west with a cellar to east. Cross wing to west with crown
post roof and original entrance to cross passage with defaced carved
four-centre arched wooden door head and jetty partly underbuilt. Cross wing
to east possibly C17 of three timber-framed bays with carved C17 barge
boards. Four ground floor windows include one oriel window with shaped
brackets and one C19 window planted on C15 or C16 frame with moulded sill.
One gabled dormer window and two attic windows with horizontal sliding
sashes. Interior shows exposed timber-frame and inserted floor and C19 and
C20 staircases. The screen has been removed from the cross passage and is
said to be in a house in Fulbourn. The crest of Adam the Chaundler of a
pelican in her piety was removed c.1930 to the Museum of Archaeology and
Anthropology Cambridge. Plaster frieze in east cross wing of two children.
One fire hook attached to east wall.

Palmer, W.M. A C14 House in Linton, PCAS XXXII, 1930
Millicent, R Copy of Linton Map. 1600. Pembroke College
Palmer, W.M. and Morley. Linton Photographic Collection 1913 Pl.27
Palmer, W.M. The Antiquities of Linton 1913 p11 CC
Wherry, G.W. Rings under eaves etc PCAS XII, p235
R.C.H.M. Report 1951
V.C.H. Vol. VI p82


Listing NGR: TL5628146825

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