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Chestnut House

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Gransden, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1793 / 52°10'45"N

Longitude: -0.1399 / 0°8'23"W

OS Eastings: 527278

OS Northings: 255079

OS Grid: TL272550

Mapcode National: GBR J4P.7FZ

Mapcode Global: VHGMP.JHC6

Entry Name: Chestnut House

Listing Date: 3 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128160

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52778

Location: Little Gransden, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG19

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Little Gransden

Built-Up Area: Little Gransden

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Little Gransden St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 25NE (East side)

no 60 (Chustnut House)


Cottage. Late C17. Timber framed, roughcast rendered and reed thatched roof.
Ridge stack of two builds. Three bay baffle entry plan with end to road. One
storey and attic. South front has one dormer. Two small C19 casements
probably in original openings on either side of boarded door. On the north
side is a bread oven with the thatch carried down over it. Interior: Parlour
at west end to the road has a C19 hearth added possibly when the cottage was
subdivided. An original newel staircase leads off the parlour. The kitchen
has an inglenook hearth. The bread oven openings are now blocked. The
narrower service bay retains its original partition between pantry and
scullery. A later staircase has been inserted. Framing has both upward and
downward wall bracing and stop chamfered main beams.

RCHM: West Cambs mon (7)

Listing NGR: TL2728055080

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

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