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Toot Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Orwell, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1354 / 52°8'7"N

Longitude: -0.007 / 0°0'25"W

OS Eastings: 536499

OS Northings: 250441

OS Grid: TL364504

Mapcode National: GBR K6R.51L

Mapcode Global: VHGMY.TLNC

Entry Name: Toot Cottage

Listing Date: 20 July 1981

Last Amended: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128347

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52325

Location: Orwell, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Orwell

Built-Up Area: Orwell

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Orwell St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

ORWELL HIGH STREET
TL 3650
(North side)
14/272
No. 33 (Toot
20.7.81 Cottage) (formerly
listed as No. 33
(The White House)
GV II


Cottage. Early C17, extended c.1985 and renovated. Timber framed, plaster
rendered and reed thatched. Ridge stack of single flue, with upper courses
rebuilt C19 in white brick. Single range of three bays and lobby entry with
end to road. One storey and attic. One gable dormer and two late C20
casements to side wall. Doorway to lobby. End wall has two, three-light
casements also c.1985. Inside: centre room was open to the roof with
original red brick inglenook hearth. Flues inserted later. Storage area or
buttery probably at rear of stack. End to road has chamfered clamp to carry
the ceiling joists. The wall frame with downward bracing and jowled main
posts is original except for c.1985 sole plate. The end wall, however, was
possibly rebuilt in C18-C19. Roof is original, of clasped side purlin
construction. Partition wall between parlour and hall rises to the ridge.
There is an original doorway opening in this wall at ground floor.

state Map 1690: (C.U.L.)
R.C.H.M.: West Cambs. Mon. (36)


Listing NGR: TL3649950441

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

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