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Goward's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thriplow, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0963 / 52°5'46"N

Longitude: 0.0993 / 0°5'57"E

OS Eastings: 543900

OS Northings: 246296

OS Grid: TL439462

Mapcode National: GBR L8M.FYC

Mapcode Global: VHHKN.NKVT

Entry Name: Goward's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165617

English Heritage Legacy ID: 53132

Location: Thriplow, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Thriplow

Built-Up Area: Thriplow

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Thriplow St George

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(West Side)
13/313 No. 28 (Goward's
Farmhouse, now a house. Late C15 with late C16 alterations. Timber-framed
and plastered. Plain tiled roof. Late C17 ridge stack to right of centre
with sawtooth tile and moulded brick cornice. Tarred brick plinth. Two
storeys with attics. Three unit plan with original open hall and chambered
end rooms. North elevation: C19 six-panelled door in lobby entry position
with moulded wooden architrave and flat canopy on shaped brackets. Three
ground floor sixteen-paned hung sash windows rebated for shutters, three
similar first floor windows. Interior: Fireplace to west room, late C16
with leaf-stops to mantel beam and leaf-stop to replacement floor beams.
Sealed late C16 ovolo mullioned window in hall with inserted floor and large
fireplace with chamfered mantel beam. The exposed C15 frame shows some burnt
marks. The roof appears to have been reconstructed as a side purlin wind-
braced roof in the late C16 reusing some C15 material. First floor fireplace
in room to west of brick with four-centred arch, cornice of bull-nosed bricks
and plaster frieze painted with dots and crosses.
R.C.H.M. Report 1950
V.C.H., Vol. VI, p.239

Listing NGR: TL4390046296

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