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Latitude: 52.3417 / 52°20'30"N
Longitude: -0.3439 / 0°20'37"W
OS Eastings: 512922
OS Northings: 272806
OS Grid: TL129728
Mapcode National: GBR H14.3W7
Mapcode Global: VHGLT.0D2P
Entry Name: The George
Listing Date: 21 July 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1130204
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54601
Location: Spaldwick, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28
Civil Parish: Spaldwick
Built-Up Area: Spaldwick
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Spaldwick St James
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 17 SW SPALDWICK HIGH STREET
6/131 The George
C16 and C17 inn, timber framed and plastered, plain tile roofs.
The earliest two storey building of hall and jettied crosswing
with half-hipped roof was extended in early C17 to west by a
further room and a gabled crosswing of two storeys with attics.
Crosswing linked by covered way at first floor level to late
timber framed barn to west. Central ridge stack to crosswing,
end stack to east and good, C17 ridge stack to main range with
two -shafts bridged by a round headed arch. Four first floor
windows include three horizontal sliding sash windows with
glazing bars. Four, three-light horizontal sliding sash windows
with glazing bars at ground floor with one small bay window.
Main entrance has half-glazed door, and panelled door to right
hand. Interior has large inglenook hearths moulded and stop-
chamfered ceiling beams. Wall paintings, possibly early C17 in
first floor room of four large figures dressed for hunting.
VCH (Hunts) p13. RCHM (Hunts) p244.
Norris Museum, St. Ives. Inskip Ladds Collection.
Pevsner: Buildings of England, p345.
Trans. Cambs & Hunts Arch Soc. Vol.VI, p49.
Listing NGR: TL1292272806
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