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Clare House

A Grade II Listed Building in Linton, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0967 / 52°5'47"N

Longitude: 0.2755 / 0°16'31"E

OS Eastings: 555967

OS Northings: 246699

OS Grid: TL559466

Mapcode National: GBR MB5.JH0

Mapcode Global: VHHKR.QKHK

Plus Code: 9F4237WG+M5

Entry Name: Clare House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162637

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51966

Location: Linton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Linton

Built-Up Area: Linton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Linton St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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15/152 No. 28 (Clare

House. C16, remodelled C18. Timber-framed and plastered with high painted
brick plinth. Plain tile roof. Ridge stack with late C16 moulded brick
base. Two storeys and attics. Main entrance to right hand with six-panelled
door and reeded wooden architrave with flat canopy on shaped brackets. Two
ground floor and three first floor twelve-paned flush-framed hung sash
windows. The original building may have been the Unicorn Inn which occupied
this site. No 28 with No 26 became The Red Lion Inn c.1685, owned by the
Webbs c.1720 and in early C19 became a posting inn.

Palmer, M W The Antiquities of Linton, p5 1913 C.C.
V.C.H. Vol. VI p83
Stevens, R L Linton P.C. Pub. p25, 1982
R.C.H.M. Report. 1951
Map of Manor of Bergham. 1600. Pembroke College

Listing NGR: TL5596746699

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