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Park House

A Grade II Listed Building in Whittlesey, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5559 / 52°33'21"N

Longitude: -0.1325 / 0°7'57"W

OS Eastings: 526704

OS Northings: 296981

OS Grid: TL267969

Mapcode National: GBR J01.PBS

Mapcode Global: VHGKY.N09Y

Entry Name: Park House

Listing Date: 20 February 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1227882

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402371

Location: Whittlesey, Fenland, Cambridgeshire, PE7

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Whittlesey

Built-Up Area: Whittlesey

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Whittlesey St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 2696 WHITTLESEY CHURCH STREET
(East Side)

21/72 No. 49 (Park House)
20.2.80

GV II


House c1760-70, restored c1984. Narrow gault brick, English bond, with red
brick quoins and flat window arches. Steeply pitched tiled roof with tumbled
gable end parapets, repaired coping and symmetrical end stacks. L-plan. Two
storeys. Symmetrical elevation of three hung sashes in original openings at
first floor. Two c1984 tripartite hung sashes in enlarged openings. The red
brick arches have been rendered at both ground and first floors. Three steps
up to central doorway with late C18 doorcase. Panelled reveals and cornice
on enriched console brackets. Raised and fielded panelled door. Rear range
of similar brick except where restored and renovated. Roof raised. Two
storeys. Inside: c1770 open string staircase of two flights and landing
with moulded rail, curtail, enriched scroll tread ends and two balusters to
each tread. Each baluster composed of a vase and a Doric column. Larger
Doric columns to the newels. Opposing front and rear doorways. Two internal
doorways have segmental arches to half glazed doors, the lower half with
raised and fielded panel. Each of the two ground floor rooms at the front
has an original fireplace surround with fluted pilasters enriched capitals
and a frieze of original applied plaster figures representing Spring and
Autumn.


Listing NGR: TL2670496981

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

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