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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Houghton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3341 / 52°20'2"N

Longitude: -0.1189 / 0°7'7"W

OS Eastings: 528272

OS Northings: 272335

OS Grid: TL282723

Mapcode National: GBR K43.LSG

Mapcode Global: VHGLX.WLJJ

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 May 1958

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54116

Location: Houghton and Wyton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Houghton and Wyton

Built-Up Area: Houghton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Houghton with Wyton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

HOUGHTON AND WYTON ST IVES ROAD
1.
5140
(east side)
Houghton
Manor Farmhouse
TL 28 72 13/13 30.5.58
II* GV

2.
Late C16 farmhouse. Continuous jetty of three-unit plan with rear stair turret and
later extensions. Timber-frame partly exposed and rendered. Old plain tile roofs,
shaped ridge stack of red brick with three truncated octagonal shafts. Six-panelled
door in line with stack, one hung sash window to left of door, two canted bays to right
hand. Symmetrical first-floor range of three, modern, casement windows. One original
three-light window with leaded quarries to left of centre at first-floor and two similar
windows of two and three lights at ground-floor. Two carved scroll brackets to jetty.
Bracket to dragon beam with geometric carved decoration. Area of original pargetting in
south gable to right hand of first-floor sealed oriel window with ovolo mullion bars.
Ovolo moulding to soffit of garret jetty bressumer.
Interior: Ovolo moulded ceiling beams, and ceiling beam with carved geometric design in
central room. Closed-string staircase of two flights with barley-sugar twist balusters.
(RCHM Huntingdonshire Mon 3 p 144).


Listing NGR: TL2827272335

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