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White Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbots Ripton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3857 / 52°23'8"N

Longitude: -0.1904 / 0°11'25"W

OS Eastings: 523254

OS Northings: 277948

OS Grid: TL232779

Mapcode National: GBR J23.DNY

Mapcode Global: VHGLP.N96G

Entry Name: White Gates

Listing Date: 2 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130181

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54647

Location: Abbots Ripton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Abbots Ripton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Abbots Ripton with Wood Walton

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(North side)
16/13 White Gates


Cottage. 1622 and C19-C20. Timber framed, plaster rendered and cased or
rebuilt in brick on the front and the end wall. Long straw thatch half hipped roof and local brown-red brick ridge stack with one flue rebuilt. Two bays and lobby entry, with C19 two bay rear kitchen wing. One storey and attic.
Two c.1920 casements under segmental arches on either side of front door. End wall framed and plastered. Gable end modern casement. The rear wing is brick with thatched roof. Inside: Back to back hearths, one inserted in C19 when the cottage was subdivided. Original staircase at side of stack now blocked, and C19 cupboard staircase in former parlour. Inglenook fireplace has cast-iron fireback and date 1622 above initials I + H (possibly celebrating a marriage). The ceiling of this room has chamfered joists and a broad stop chamfer to the main beam.
RCHM: Hunts mon (11) HRO: survey report

Listing NGR: TL2325477948

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