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Home Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Babraham, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1298 / 52°7'47"N

Longitude: 0.2084 / 0°12'30"E

OS Eastings: 551260

OS Northings: 250245

OS Grid: TL512502

Mapcode National: GBR M9P.KHN

Mapcode Global: VHHKJ.KQJN

Entry Name: Home Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51841

Location: Babraham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Babraham

Built-Up Area: Babraham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Babraham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 5050 BABRAHAM HIGH STREET
(South-East Side)

8/55 Home Farmhouse

GV II


House, formerly a farmhouse. Mid-late C18; c.1830 alterations and
additions, renovated c.1970. Painted red brick and C19 brick. Plain tiled
and slated roofs. Red brick side stack to right hand and gault brick rear
stacks. Two storeys, with cellars. Original symmetrical facade altered in
c.1830, entrance blocked and door and doorcase removed to 'new' side
entrance. Main south-west facade of three 'bays' with dentil brick eaves
cornice; three first floor flush-framed, twelve-paned hung sash windows,
central ground floor C19 twelve-paned hung sash window inserted into original
doorway; canted, flat roofed bay window to right hand with hung sash windows
and wide twelve-paned hung sash window to left hand recessed in segmental
brick arch. Main side entrance to south-west with six-raised and
fielded-panelled door with patterned metal glazing bars to fanlight in open
pediment with dentil enrichment and cornice with console brackets.
Interior: C19 closed string staircase, deep skirting boards and
four-panelled doors with moulded architraves; three Rococo C18 chimney
pieces possibly introduced c.1970.

R.C.H.M. Report 1951


Listing NGR: TL5126050245

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

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