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Blythe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1527 / 52°9'9"N

Longitude: -0.1925 / 0°11'32"W

OS Eastings: 523761

OS Northings: 252025

OS Grid: TL237520

Mapcode National: GBR J50.05J

Mapcode Global: VHGMV.M533

Entry Name: Blythe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52742

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 (East side)

No 51 (Blythe
22.11.67 Farmhouse)


House. Initials SM and date 1670 possibly reset in late render over front
door. Timber frame, rendered and tiled roof. Red brick ridge stack of four
diagonally set linked shafts in line on rectangular base. T-plan with
lean-to, probably later, in the angle. Two storeys and attic. Two,
two-storey canted bays on either side of baffle entry doorway. Early C19
flush panelled door. Kitchen wing, also framed, rendered and tiled. Single
storey. Later gabled stair turret and flanking lean-to to domestic addition.
Inglenook hearths now blocked. In 1664 the house was owned by Stephen
Apthorpe. It is possible that one initial is missing or has been removed.

RCHM: West Cambs mon (34)
C Brown: Mss Notes (1985)

Listing NGR: TL2376152025

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

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