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Vine Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Brampton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.323 / 52°19'22"N

Longitude: -0.2261 / 0°13'33"W

OS Eastings: 520996

OS Northings: 270909

OS Grid: TL209709

Mapcode National: GBR J2T.9NK

Mapcode Global: VHGLW.1WB3

Entry Name: Vine Cottage

Listing Date: 21 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130224

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54546

Location: Brampton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Brampton

Built-Up Area: Brampton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Brampton St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(South West Side)

13/72 No. 87
- (Vine Cottage)


Mid C17 house with early C19 facade. Plan of three bays
including central hall and stairbay. Timber frame, plaster
rendered except for north west gable end which is of soft, red
brick. Steeply pitched, cement tile roof with original ridge
stack having three diagonally set linked shafts to south west
side. Two storeys. Open boxing and flush wood frames to range
of three hung sashes with glazing bars. Two similar windows
with raised key blocks on either side of doorway. Flat doorhood
with moulded cornice on scroll brackets. Four panelled door
with two small glazed upper panels. Small single storey
extension, possibly a dairy, to left hand gable end. Hipped
tiled roof. There is an early C20 two storey brick wing at the
rear. Interior. Timber framing part exposed. Original roof
intact and of clasped side purlin construction with collars
halved over principal rafters. Late C17 overmantel in ground
floor room having an arcade of two round headed bays and a
larger centre bay with an ogee head. The bays are divided by
simplified doric pilasters and there is a dentil frieze and
cornice. The spandrels of the arches have raised oval
ornament. Early C19 square section balusters to possibly
earlier closed string staircase of one flight and landing. The
staircase incorporates some early C17 panelling. Two sealed
inglenook fireplaces.
RCHM (Hunts) mon. (7), p26.

Listing NGR: TL2099670909

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