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110-118, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Ramsey, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.4491 / 52°26'56"N

Longitude: -0.1034 / 0°6'12"W

OS Eastings: 528990

OS Northings: 285150

OS Grid: TL289851

Mapcode National: GBR K2R.JP3

Mapcode Global: VHGLC.5P6W

Entry Name: 110-118, High Street

Listing Date: 8 June 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130228

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54455

Location: Ramsey, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE26

County: Cambridgeshire

District: Huntingdonshire

Civil Parish: Ramsey

Built-Up Area: Ramsey

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Ramsey St Thomas a Becket

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 2886-2986 TL 2885-2985 RAMSEY HIGH STREET
11/18 12/18
Nos 110 to 118 (even)

Alms houses dated 1839 on stone plaque with crest of Fellowes family. Symmetrical
plan. Two storey, central block with projecting central bay, flanked by
2 single-storey wings to east and west. Reused abbey stone with limestone dressings
to window and door architraves, copings to gables, and pseudo buttresses. Plain tile
roofs. Main 2-storey range has kneed parapet gables and end stacks with diagonal
brick shafts and 2 similar symmetrical ridge stacks. Central gabled bay has 6-light
mullioned and transomed first floor casement window above moulded string with inset
date plaque. Four pseudo buttresses flank central 3-light, mullioned window and
2 panelled doors each with 4 centred arches. Symmetrical arrangement of mullioned
casement windows flank closed, gabled porches to east and wst of central bay. Single
storey wings identical, with kneed parapet gables and stone finials, 3-light mullioned
windows, and side entrances with panelled doors in 4 centred arches. The alms houses
and school, abbey gate house, the church form one of the finest group of buildings
around the Abbey Green in the country.

Source: Pevsner. p.335.

Listing NGR: TL2899085150

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