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Thornberry Hill Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Wimpole, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1471 / 52°8'49"N

Longitude: -0.0436 / 0°2'36"W

OS Eastings: 533960

OS Northings: 251669

OS Grid: TL339516

Mapcode National: GBR K6J.7T2

Mapcode Global: VHGMY.699D

Plus Code: 9C4X4XW4+RH

Entry Name: Thornberry Hill Cottages

Listing Date: 29 October 1974

Last Amended: 3 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52826

Location: Wimpole, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Wimpole

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Wimpole St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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TL 3351 (West side)
Thornberry Hill
29.10.74 Cottages (formerly
listed as Brick
End Cottages)


Row of estate cottages. C18 and C19. Red brick and tiled half hipped roof with
plain brick eaves cornice and three ridge stacks with projecting capping. Two
storeys and attic and plat band between storeys. Six hipped dormers with tiled
cheeks. Six window range of recessed cross frame casements. Similar windows
ground floor and doorway with boarded door under lean-to canopies on brackets.
A row of similar brick cottages is shown in a water-colour by Humfry Repton for
his remodelling of the park in 1801. His survey map of 1801 also shows four
semi detached pairs.

RCHM: West Cambs. Mon (5)
National Trust: Watercolour and plan at Wimpole Hall

Listing NGR: TL3396051669

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