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Grove House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fenstanton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2989 / 52°17'56"N

Longitude: -0.0746 / 0°4'28"W

OS Eastings: 531390

OS Northings: 268498

OS Grid: TL313684

Mapcode National: GBR K4J.ZXS

Mapcode Global: VHGM4.NHD0

Entry Name: Grove House

Listing Date: 24 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128485

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53898

Location: Fenstanton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Fenstanton

Built-Up Area: Fenstanton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Fenstanton St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

FENSTANTON HUNTINGDON ROAD
1.
5140 (south side)
Grove House
TL 31 68 19/31
II* 24.10.51

2.
Early C18 house of three-storeys and square plan with rear kitchen wing of one-storey.
Red brick. Three hipped plain tile roofs, two large symmetrically positioned stacks.
Parapet to each facade, shaped and lowered to front and rear elevations. Moulded
dentil brick eaves cornice. Three facades have a symmetrical range of five hung sash
windows with glazing bars in gauged brick segmental arches at each floor level with
those at third floor reduced in height. Central doorway in north facing facade has
doorcase of plain pilasters and entablature with segmental pediment. Glazed door
with patterned lights to rectangular fanlight. Main entrance in west facing facade,
centrally positioned. Doorcase with fluted pilasters and dentil enrichment to cornice
and segmental pediment. Eight raised and fielded panels to door.
Interior: some interior walls repositioned. Fine closed string staircase, original
panelling and chimney pieces. Arcade of five round-headed arches in covered passage
links stables to west facade. Red brick with plain tile roofs.
(N Pevsner p 245).


Listing NGR: TL3139068498

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