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13 and 15, Church Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1556 / 52°9'20"N

Longitude: -0.192 / 0°11'31"W

OS Eastings: 523782

OS Northings: 252354

OS Grid: TL237523

Mapcode National: GBR J4T.SBL

Mapcode Global: VHGMV.M2BV

Entry Name: 13 and 15, Church Street

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128175

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52709

Location: Gamlingay, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG19

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Gamlingay

Built-Up Area: Gamlingay

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Gamlingay St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 2352 (North side)

Nos 13 and 15


House, now two dwellings. Mid-late C16, and small C19 outshut at rear.
Timber framed plaster rendered and plain tiled roof. The red brick ridge
stack inserted C17 has clasping corner pilaster shafts with capitals and base
with recesses between. Single range probably extended further along the
street, but part replaced during C19. Two storeys. Jettied first floor
partly underbuilt. The bressumer in three original lengths, with double
bolection and hollow moulding: The joists are cogged into the bressumer.
Three first floor windows, C19 including a horizontal sliding sash and a nine
pane hung sash. Two ground floor horizontal sliding sashes and a fixed light
window with single central glazing bar possibly for a shop, adjacent to the
doorway to No 15. Interior: has main beam with ogee and roll moulding and
inglenook hearths. At intersection of mainbeams is a boss in form of a fruit
and flowers and a shield charged with a cross of St George. Cambered tie
beams and jowled post heads. Wind braced side purlin roof. This may be the
Guildhall which is referred to in documents prior to its dissolution c.1530.

C Brown: Mss Notes
RCHM: West Cambs mon (27)
C Hewett: Development of Carpentry (p147)

Listing NGR: TL2378252354

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