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The Fountain Public House

A Grade II Listed Building in Soham, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3342 / 52°20'3"N

Longitude: 0.3367 / 0°20'12"E

OS Eastings: 559308

OS Northings: 273252

OS Grid: TL593732

Mapcode National: GBR N8P.MXT

Mapcode Global: VHHJM.SLCF

Plus Code: 9F4288MP+MM

Entry Name: The Fountain Public House

Listing Date: 17 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1160806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 48856

Location: Soham, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB7

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Soham

Built-Up Area: Soham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Soham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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(North Side)

13/47 The Fountain PH


Part of rear range of C16 inn, mostly destroyed in a fire in
1900. Timber frame cased in yellow gault brick, early C19, and
part rebuilt in c.1900 incorporating the floor frame of the
original building. Steeply pitched roof. Two storeys. Inside
the floor frame is of substantial scantling and has fine hollow
and roll moulding with foliate stops to the main beam. The
joists which have similar moulding are laid flat. Another room
has early C17 square sunken panelling, partly disturbed and a
fine Shield of Arms of Torel in terracotta and the date 1583.
Below is a good late C17 bolection moulded fireplace surround.

Listing NGR: TL5930873252

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