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Latitude: 52.0254 / 52°1'31"N
Longitude: -0.1142 / 0°6'51"W
OS Eastings: 529479
OS Northings: 238011
OS Grid: TL294380
Mapcode National: GBR K7S.V8X
Mapcode Global: VHGNG.YCZ5
Entry Name: Odsey Grange
Listing Date: 4 September 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1163744
English Heritage Legacy ID: 52537
Location: Guilden Morden, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG7
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Guilden Morden
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Guilden Morden St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 23 NE GUILDEN MORDEN ICKNIELD WAY
7/132 Odsey Grange
House formerly the Jockey house. Circa 1705. Late C18 alterations, and late
C19 and C20 additions. Red local brick with plain tiled hipped roof. Two
stacks, one to right hand with large rectangular planned stack. Two storeys,
five symmetrical 'bays'. Central pedimented doorcase, late C18, with mouloed
architrave and six-panelled door. Four flush-framed ground floor twelve-paned
hung sash windows in segmental brick arches, and five similar first floor
windows with flat brick arches. Coved and moulded plastered eaves cornice.
Interior: Original closed string staircase of one flight with plain balusters
and turned balusters across landing. Stop-chamfered ceiling beams; complete
first floor panelled room to south with raised and fielded panels of two
heights; two-panelled early C18 doors and other C18 and C19 features. The
jockey house and stables were part of the racing establishment owned by the
Second and Third Dukes of Devonshire. They were possibly the buildings 'newly
erected for race-horses' by Thos. Fountaine and John Duckett, of Lincoln's Inn
before 1705 and the sale of the property to Robert Chester.
VCH Vol VIII p97
Deeds private owned
Fordham, G: The Hundred and Manor of Odsey
Listing NGR: TL2947938011
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