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The Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Elton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.5318 / 52°31'54"N

Longitude: -0.3994 / 0°23'57"W

OS Eastings: 508669

OS Northings: 293857

OS Grid: TL086938

Mapcode National: GBR GYR.7TL

Mapcode Global: VHFNC.1M6J

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 16 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130063

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54868

Location: Elton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Elton

Built-Up Area: Elton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Elton

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 0893
(North Side)
15/60 No. 16 (The Priory)
House. Possibly C17 incorporating some medieval material, partly rebuilt and
refronted mid to late C19. Coursed limestone rubble and ashlar limestone; and
moulded Ketton stone details. Collyweston stone slated roofs. Two storeys
with attics. Main east-west range with projecting wing to right hand.
Parapet gables with end stacks and ridge stack to right of centre, left hand
stack with paired ashlar shafts and cornice, right hand stacks both with
paired octagonal ashlar shafts. Entrance porch to left of centre with parapet
gable and finial, panelled door shaped to four-centred chamfered arch. Two
storey bay window to left hand with parapet facade gable behind, and with hung
sashes in four-centred heads with spandrels. Square-planned bay window to
right hand with hung sashes between ovolo mullions, two first floor casement
windows with two lights and one three-light casement window at each floor of
cross wing. Two gabled casement dormer windows. The house was altered by
John Lawrence, agent to Elton Hall estate c.1860. The wing to the right hand
formerly extended to the road.

R.C.H.M. Huntingdonshire, mon.15, p83
Clark, A. Photographic Collection

Listing NGR: TL0866993857

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

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