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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1127717
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51854
Location: Great Abington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21
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
TL 5248 GREAT ABINGTON HIGH STREET
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
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