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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Barton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1821 / 52°10'55"N

Longitude: 0.0596 / 0°3'34"E

OS Eastings: 540909

OS Northings: 255761

OS Grid: TL409557

Mapcode National: GBR L7L.3W7

Mapcode Global: VHHK7.ZFC1

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 31 August 1962

Last Amended: 31 May 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161183

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51634

Location: Barton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Barton

Built-Up Area: Barton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Barton St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4055 BARTON SCHOOL LANE
Manor Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
University)
Farmhouse
12/16
31.8.62 II*


GV

House. Early C17. Timber-framed and roughcast rendered with tiled roof and
bargeboarding to crosswing gable end with shaped pendants to apices.
Original red brick stack, internal, with four grouped shafts. Side stack to
east crosswing. Double-ended hall-house, with entry in hall range to lobby
entry. One window to each of two storeys in hall range. Crosswings are-
jettied and each has two similar modern three-light casements at first and
ground storeys. At the front and adjoining the house are two garden walls.
Late C17. Red brick on plinth with gabled coping and sawtooth cornice.
Interior: inspection of the roof may reveal earlier origins of an open
hall. There is a fine contemporary plaster ceiling in a ground floor room of
the west crosswing. Moulded ribs in geometric pattern enriched with
fleur-de-lis and roses. In two bays divided by a plaster main beam similarly
decorated. A first floor room retains an original clunch fireplace with four
centred arch in square head. The spandrels with cusped tracery. on a moated
site.
R.C.H.M. West Cambs., mon.(2)Plates 47 and 85.


Listing NGR: TL4090955761

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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