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Ryder's Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Swavesey, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.2961 / 52°17'46"N

Longitude: -0.0018 / 0°0'6"W

OS Eastings: 536362

OS Northings: 268324

OS Grid: TL363683

Mapcode National: GBR K4V.0C2

Mapcode Global: VHGM5.XKD4

Plus Code: 9C4X7XWX+F7

Entry Name: Ryder's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 11 April 1980

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1164456

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51013

Location: Swavesey, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB24

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Swavesey

Built-Up Area: Swavesey

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Swavesey St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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14/114 No. 35
11.4.80 (Ryder's Farmhouse)


Farmhouse. Late C13 aisled hall with crosswing possibly C15 or
earlier, C18 and C19 additions and alterations. Timber framed
and plastered, early C18 local bricks, C19 brick and painted
brick. Plain tile roofs. Red brick ridge stacks to main range
and crosswing. Two storeys with central main range aisled,
crosswing to west with hipped roof, extensions to east one
storey with attics. North facing facade has one boarded door to
left hand and one four-panelled door; two horizontal sliding
sash windows and three hung sash windows randomly placed.
Interior. Two arcade posts, and arcade plates with tie beams
and crown post truss complete, with some rafters of original C15
hall. (Other timbers are possibly concealed by C19 plastered
ceilings and partitions). Dairy with cheese press. The
farmhouse is situated on the pre enclosure building line of the
village green. Lady Dudley Ryder, daughter of Thomas Cockayne
lived at the farmhouse in 1852.
Davis E.M. P. C.A.S. Vol. LXXII, 1982

Listing NGR: TL3636268324

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