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Queens House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Linton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0961 / 52°5'45"N

Longitude: 0.275 / 0°16'30"E

OS Eastings: 555938

OS Northings: 246632

OS Grid: TL559466

Mapcode National: GBR MB5.JBT

Mapcode Global: VHHKR.QL80

Entry Name: Queens House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51962

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

(South-East Side)

15/148 No. 16 (Queens


House. Dated rainwater head 'W.C. 1731' and carved brick 'I. WEBB 1731' in
rear wall, with alterations c.1780-90 to street facade and incorporating as
service wing an original C17 two unit plan lobby entry building. Red brick,
stuccoed to north-west, with timber-framed and plastered rear wing. Plain
tiled roofs. Two storeys with attics main north-west range with rear
staircase hall linked to earlier building of two storeys. Main facade;
parapet gables and end stacks and plain parapet above. Wooden eaves cornice
with modillions; plastered brick plinth. Two storey canted bay windows with
hung sashes rising to cornice level. Central twelve-paned hung sash window
with flush-frame above entrance door of six panels and fanlight with radial
glazing bars. Wooden doorcase with attached columns on square bases with
dentil enriched entablature. Central ridge cupola with glazed lights, and
leaded ogee cap. Interior: Early C18 staircase with turned balusters, and
panelling. House possibly built for Thos. Talbot steward of Linton Manors

Palmer, M W, & Morley. Photographic Collection. pl, 22. 1913 C.C.
R.C.H.M. Report 1951
Stevens, R L Linton P.C. Pub. 1983
V.C.H. Vol. VI, p82
Barham Manor Map 1785. Pembroke College
Millicent Map 1600. Pembroke College

Listing NGR: TL5593846632

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