History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Ram Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Commercial End, Cambridgeshire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2447 / 52°14'41"N

Longitude: 0.279 / 0°16'44"E

OS Eastings: 555693

OS Northings: 263174

OS Grid: TL556631

Mapcode National: GBR M8F.CC7

Mapcode Global: VHHJZ.SVC2

Entry Name: Ram Cottage

Listing Date: 15 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165695

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49417

Location: Swaffham Bulbeck, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB25

County: Cambridgeshire

District: East Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Swaffham Bulbeck

Built-Up Area: Commercial End

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Swaffham Bulbeck St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

Find accommodation in
Swaffham Bulbeck

Listing Text

TL 5563 SWAFFHAM BULBECK COMMERCIAL END
(West Side),

14/117 Ram Cottage

II

Cottage, c1630. Mainly timber-framed, rendered, but with clunch
to much of the front and rear walls. Thatched roof of reed with
an original ridge stack with grouped shafts set diagonally.
Three bay and lobby-entry plan. One storey and attic. Two
later gabled dormers. Doorway opposite the stack flanked by
later fenestration. The arches for C18 window openings, now
blocked, are visible in the front wall. Inside the pegs for
studs are visible in the front and rear walls. The chimney bay
is also framed but has an original brick and clunch stack. One
ceiling has joists of substantial scantling laid flat and
another ceiling has joists laid on edge and more typical of
C17. Abutting inglenook hearths.

R.C.H.M. (North East Cambs.), pill, mon. (57)


Listing NGR: TL5569363174

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.