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Terra Cotta Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Abbots Ripton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.3853 / 52°23'6"N

Longitude: -0.1904 / 0°11'25"W

OS Eastings: 523255

OS Northings: 277899

OS Grid: TL232778

Mapcode National: GBR J23.DP3

Mapcode Global: VHGLP.N96S

Entry Name: Terra Cotta Cottage

Listing Date: 2 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162556

English Heritage Legacy ID: 54649

Location: Abbots Ripton, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Abbots Ripton

Traditional County: Huntingdonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Abbots Ripton with Wood Walton

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(South side)
16/15 Terra Cotta Cottage


Cottage. C16 core but mostly C17 frame. Extended on south side mid-late C2O. Timber framed, plaster rendered and reed thatched roof with local gault brick
ridge stack. Single range plan of three bays. One storey and attic. One boxed dormer and three modern ground floor wood casements. Doorway in modern brick porch to centre bay. Inside: Inglenook of red brick with C18-C19 bread oven and abutting C18 hearth to former parlour. The core of the C16 house is visible at first floor. Two pairs of intermediate posts remain. One pair abutting the present chimney bay has downward wall bracing in the north wall. The C17 cottage had a single storey bay at the east end. This bay has had the roof raised. The original wall plate and tie beam remain.
RCHM: Hunts mon (9)

Listing NGR: TL2325577899

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