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109, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Abington, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.115 / 52°6'53"N

Longitude: 0.236 / 0°14'9"E

OS Eastings: 553200

OS Northings: 248654

OS Grid: TL532486

Mapcode National: GBR M9Y.6JB

Mapcode Global: VHHKR.13MH

Entry Name: 109, High Street

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127717

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51854

Location: Great Abington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Great Abington

Built-Up Area: Great Abington

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Great and Little Abington

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)

11/12 No. 109


Cottage. C15 with mid C16 alterations, converted to two cottages in C19;
rear wing 1985. Timber-frame plastered and exposed to street elevation.
Thatched roof. Red brick ridge stack and exposed side walls of chimney with
reused late C14 clunch carved with mollets of the De Vere's and a frieze with
cusped tracery. One storey and attic. Four ground floor casement windows
and one plain tiled dormer window. Two original windows and doorway sealed.
Main entrance in rear wing. Interior: Three unit plan, substantial
timber-frame with interrupted tie beam to north gable with cross passage
behind the C16 stack (infilled by C18 or C19 hearth), with original street
entrance sealed. Two original floored bays at either end with axially laid
square sectioned joists, sealed ground floor windows and evidence at first
floor for gable windows. Two bay open hall with display truss removed for
C16 roll-moulded ceiling beams. Hearth with inglenook partly relined and
with reused late C14 clunch jambs originally an archway of two chamfered
orders. Smoke blackened collar rafter roof with windbraces from principal

Map. Gt. Abington 1687, C.R.O.

Listing NGR: TL5320048654

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

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