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Ivy Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Shelford, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1428 / 52°8'34"N

Longitude: 0.1239 / 0°7'26"E

OS Eastings: 545436

OS Northings: 251518

OS Grid: TL454515

Mapcode National: GBR L82.N4M

Mapcode Global: VHHKH.3DCN

Plus Code: 9F4244VF+4H

Entry Name: Ivy Cottage

Listing Date: 29 August 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165003

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51575

Location: Little Shelford, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Little Shelford

Built-Up Area: Little Shelford

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Little Shelford All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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(South West Side)

19/171 No.16 (Ivy Cottage)


Cottage, early C18 enlarged in early and late C19. Timber
framed brick and clunch, rendered with steeply pitched pantiled
and plain tiled roofs. Early C18 ridge stack to cottage.
Cottage of three bay, lobby entry plan with lean-to at rear.
One storey and attics. One C19 gable dormer and two horizontal
sliding sashes with small panes and a hung sash of twelve panes
on either side of doorway in early C19 gabled porch with pointed
lights to side walls. The garden wing is early C19,
incorporating the gable end of the cottage. Clunch, rendered
with a mansard roof, plain tiled. Two storeys. Central doorway
flanked on left hand by a two storey bow window with a
tripartite hung sash to each storey. A similar window on right
hand to attic storey of gable end of cottage and a bow window at
ground floor also with a tripartite hung sash. Inside the
centre room of the cottage retains its original staircase and
another room has early C19 details including slender fluted
engaged columns and a panelled dado. The cottage is associated
with the Wale and Altham family who have retained ownership
since 1701.

Listing NGR: TL4543651518

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