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Hope Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Chishill, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.0294 / 52°1'45"N

Longitude: 0.0721 / 0°4'19"E

OS Eastings: 542250

OS Northings: 238805

OS Grid: TL422388

Mapcode National: GBR L9C.M1Y

Mapcode Global: VHHL1.68G2

Entry Name: Hope Cottages

Listing Date: 7 July 1976

Last Amended: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309603

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52848

Location: Great and Little Chishill, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Great and Little Chishill

Built-Up Area: Great Chishill

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

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Listing Text

(South side)
24/19 Hope Cottages Nos 2-8
7.7.76 (even) and Nos 1-5 (odd)
May Street (formerly
listed as Hope Cottages)
Nine cottages forming a planned unit of two ranges linked by cottage No.1
segmental in plan to the corner with glazed panel above door inscribed
"Hope Cottages Erected 1843". Timber-framed and plastered or with
roughcast renders. Hipped slated roof, five rectangular planned off the
ridge stacks. Two storeys, two unit plans with two heated rooms and rear
staircase to first floor. Boarded entrance doors with exception of Nos. 3
and 5 with C20 replacements; small bracketed hoods above. Ten ground
floor and ten first floor casement windows. The cottages with woodsheds
and privies enclose a communal courtyard, the plot to the east was
originally divided into nine strips or allotments separated by narrow
baulks. They were restored in 1979.
RCHM Report 1956

Listing NGR: TL4225038805

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

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