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Latitude: 52.1079 / 52°6'28"N
Longitude: 0.3552 / 0°21'18"E
OS Eastings: 561385
OS Northings: 248129
OS Grid: TL613481
Mapcode National: GBR NCF.SQ4
Mapcode Global: VHJH8.38MW
Entry Name: Mill House
Listing Date: 22 November 1967
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1164945
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51354
Location: West Wickham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: West Wickham
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: West Wickham St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Ely
WEST WICKHAM STREETLY END
No. 52 (Mill
House. Of two principal building periods. Late medieval open hall with
floor and stack inserted c.1600. Domestic wing remaining from a late C18
house (known as the Red House) which was demolished C20. Open hall
timber-framed, plaster rendered. Tiled roofs, with one end rebuilt and half
hipped. Red brick c.1600 ridge stack with grouped shafts. Plan now of three
bays and narrower bay for the cross-passage. Originally the house extended
further (see the chamfered main posts). Two storeys and attic. Two c.1800
three leaded light casements. Two C19 three-light horizontal sliding sashes
on either side of doorway, c.1800, with reset, wood pediment of mid C17
formerly at Horseheath Park. One end has framing exposed of a former
partition wall. At the rear is a wing of one bay added in C17. Framed,
rendered and tiled. Two storeys. Adjoining is domestic wing of late C18
house, now demolished. Framed, plaster rendered and some brick. Two storeys
and attic. Interior: open hall of two bays with cross-passage which has
been blocked by a later hearth. There is the opposing doorway of the
cross-passage in the rear wall. Original clasped side purlin roof with wind
bracing and smoke blackened generally. Jowled posts and close set studding.
Curved downward bracing. There are reset fragments from Horseheath Park
including some shuttering and cornices.
R.C.H.M. Record Card (1949)
V.C.H. Cambs., Vol. VI, pl14
Listing NGR: TL6138548129
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