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Latitude: 52.2515 / 52°15'5"N
Longitude: -0.2622 / 0°15'43"W
OS Eastings: 518727
OS Northings: 262898
OS Grid: TL187628
Mapcode National: GBR J3K.SML
Mapcode Global: VHGM7.DNRW
Entry Name: Little Paxton Hall
Listing Date: 24 October 1951
Last Amended: 12 July 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1162401
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54370
Location: Little Paxton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE19
Civil Parish: Little Paxton
Built-Up Area: Little Paxton
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Little Paxton St James
Church of England Diocese: Ely
LITTLE PAXTON THE GROVE
TL 16 SE
3/13 PAXTON HALL
Mid C17 house with two cross-wings to North and South with
c.1738 insertion between the wings of five bays. Later C19
additions to South. Red brick, and rendered brick with
limestone dressings. Plain tile roofs; parapet gables to East
of cross-wings and hipped to West. Side stacks rebuilt in red
brick. Two storeys with attics. West facing C18 facade; nine
bays with cross-wings slightly projecting. Plastered, panelled
parapet, with moulded stone cornice with dentil enrichment.
Seven gabled dormer windows with alternate segmental and
triangular pediments. C19 hung sash windows with glazing bars
in recessed, moulded stone architraves with stone sills at both
floor levels. Central replacement panelled door in stone
architrave with dentils and broken triangular pediment supported
on scroll brackets. Stone plinth. Two rainwater heads dated
1738. Interior has some original C18 moulded ceiling cornices
and plastered panels; exposed timber-frame partition wall,
newel post to original C17 dog-leg stair, C17 side purlin roofs,
with later C18 roof extension to West facade.
R.C.H.M. (Hunts.), p203
Listing NGR: TL1872762898
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