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Kennel Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Wilbraham, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1918 / 52°11'30"N

Longitude: 0.2646 / 0°15'52"E

OS Eastings: 554889

OS Northings: 257260

OS Grid: TL548572

Mapcode National: GBR M90.FQW

Mapcode Global: VHHKC.J5QL

Entry Name: Kennel Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127872

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51517

Location: Great Wilbraham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Great Wilbraham

Built-Up Area: Great Wilbraham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Great Wilbraham St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 5457 GREAT WILBRAHAM MILL ROAD
(South West Side)

Kennel Farmhouse
13/112
II

House, mid-late C16 with late C19 addition to rear. Restored
1970s. Rendered timber frame with steeply pitched roof now of
cement tiles with C19 grey gault brick upper courses to an
original clear red brick ridge stack. End stack added to High
Street end, late C19. Original plan of four bays in single
range, with parlour to High Street and cross-passage between
parlour and hall. Two storeys with gable end to High Street
jettied at first floor. The jetty beam, although now obscured,
is carved with folded leaf ornament. Three horizontal sliding
sashes at first floor and two shuttered hung sashes of sixteen
panes each at ground floor on either side of blocked doorway to
the cross-passage. Late C19 addition of grey gault brick,
parallel and at rear of the C16 house. Two storeys. Main
doorway now in gable end of C19 addition. Interior: The
parlour has main beam with folded leaf moulding and half-round
roll moulding to the joists. The cross-passage is now
incorporated into the parlour and the site of the partition wall
or screen can be seen in the mortices in one of the joists. At
first floor there is a sealed four light original window with
diamond mullions. Curved downward bracing in the wall frame.
The roof is of clasped side purl in construction of substantial
scantling with curved wind bracing between the principals and
purlin.
R.C.H.M: Record card


Listing NGR: TL5488957260

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

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