This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.
Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.
Latitude: 52.1152 / 52°6'54"N
Longitude: 0.2355 / 0°14'7"E
OS Eastings: 553167
OS Northings: 248680
OS Grid: TL531486
Mapcode National: GBR M9Y.6CW
Mapcode Global: VHHKR.13C9
Entry Name: The Old Guild House
Listing Date: 30 September 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309994
English Heritage Legacy ID: 51860
Location: Great Abington, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Great Abington
Built-Up Area: Great Abington
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Great and Little Abington
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 5248 GREAT ABINGTON HIGH STREET
11/16 Nos. 88 and 90
(The Old Guild
Cottage. C15 with C16 and C17 alterations. Timber-framed and plastered with
two bays to west exposed. Thatched roof. Red brick ridge stack and stack to
west gable end. Painted plinth. One storey and attic. C20 boarded door,
eight ground floor casement windows of various sizes with glazing bars and
three plain tiled gabled dormer windows. Interior: Some timber-frame
survives of the original C15 building, rebuilt mid C16 with inserted floors;
floor to central room with roll-moulded joists and axial beam. Segmental
arched brick fire place mid to late C17. The cottage is sited on the north
side of the former road from Linton to Bourn Bridge, a stone cross marked the
cross roads in the early C19. Wm Palmer suggests the cottage was once the
Map. Gt. Abington 1687, C.R.O.
Palmer, W.M. 'The Neighbourhood of Hildersham', 1924
Listing NGR: TL5316748680
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.
Other nearby listed buildings