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Latitude: 52.1121 / 52°6'43"N
Longitude: 0.034 / 0°2'2"E
OS Eastings: 539380
OS Northings: 247929
OS Grid: TL393479
Mapcode National: GBR L8B.HDZ
Mapcode Global: VHHKM.J5VP
Entry Name: Mill House
Listing Date: 18 October 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1165758
English Heritage Legacy ID: 52365
Location: Shepreth, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Shepreth
Built-Up Area: Shepreth
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Shepreth All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Ely
SHEPRETH FOWLMERE ROAD
(South east side)
No. 8 (Mill House)
Formerly the mill house. C17, C19. Two bays on the south side remain from
the C17 mill house. Timber framed, plaster rendered and tiled. Two
storeys. C19 casements and boarded doors. Early in the C19 the part to the
east was built. Originally the pantry and stable. Claybat and long straw
thatch roof, hipped to east end. One storey and loft. South wall repaired
in brick. In mid C19, the house at the west end was built. Also of clay
bat, rendered with gault brick front wall and hipped, slate roof, with stack
in rear wall. Two storeys. Range of three recessed casements at first
floor. Stuccoed doorcase surround with plain entablature and cornice.
Inside: in the east wall of the timber framed part one post of an earlier
remains. It has a thickened head at approximately present ground floor
ceiling height and two vacant mortices. There is a similar post in the
opposing wall. It has been suggested that these are a pair of cruck blades.
(V.C.H.). The roof over the C19 clay bat pantry and stable has timber of
light scantling. There are C19 details to the house part, including the
V.C.H. Cambs. Vol. 5
R.C.H.M.: Record Card
Listing NGR: TL3938047929
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