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Wimbish Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Shepreth, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1109 / 52°6'39"N

Longitude: 0.0395 / 0°2'22"E

OS Eastings: 539756

OS Northings: 247801

OS Grid: TL397478

Mapcode National: GBR L8B.QSD

Mapcode Global: VHHKM.M6QM

Entry Name: Wimbish Manor

Listing Date: 18 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1165841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52374

Location: Shepreth, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

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

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Listing Text

SHEPRETH FOWLMERE ROAD
TL 3947
(North east side)
21/322
Wimbish Manor(No. 29)
II


Manor house. Early C18 and mid C19. Red brick with patterned red and burnt
brickwork to mid C19 front wall and some timber framing from C18 or earlier
house visible internally in the rear wall. Embattled, slate roofs with
moulded brick eaves cornice to front. North range has C18 red brick ridge
stack and range to south end stacks. Plan of two parallel linked ranges,
with small extensions on the north side and ends. Three storeys. Range of
three flush frame hung sashes with central glazing bars, in gauged brick
arches. Central Roman Doric portico of Ketton stone but the entablature is
wood and has a dentil cornice. Inside: one ground floor room has some raised
and fielded panelling below the dado and to the overmantel and shutters.
There is a cellar. Principal staircase of C19-C20 wrot-ironwork. The -
principal front was originally on the north side.

R.C.H.M.: Record Card


Listing NGR: TL3975647801

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