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Latitude: 52.3323 / 52°19'56"N
Longitude: -0.2956 / 0°17'44"W
OS Eastings: 516232
OS Northings: 271834
OS Grid: TL162718
Mapcode National: GBR H16.Q35
Mapcode Global: VHGLT.TMKX
Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse
Listing Date: 21 October 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1317430
English Heritage Legacy ID: 54579
Location: Ellington, Huntingdonshire, Cambridgeshire, PE28
Civil Parish: Ellington
Built-Up Area: Ellington
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Ellington All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 17 SE ELLINGTON HIGH STREET
7/106 Manor Farmhouse
Late Cl7 farmhouse, timber framed and plastered with two parallel rear
wings and stair turret. An earlier timber framed building on the site is
incorporated into the present building up to first floor level. Plain tile,
hipped, butt-purlin roofs. Three large red brick chimney stacks. Two
storeys with attics. Moulded wooden eaves cornice. Three hipped dormer
windows to north facade, and three large first floor C19 hung sash
windows with five ground floor hung sash windows with glazing bars. Main
entrance facing east has open porch with flat canopy, moulded doorcase
flanked by plain pilasters, half-glazed C19 door. Interior has bolection
moulded chimney pieces to corner fireplaces, large inglenook hearth to
kitchen, moulded cornices and stop-chamfered ceiling beams, closed string
pine staircase with turned balusters. The farmhouse was possibly built by
the Throckmortons, Lords of the Manor. There is a moat in the grounds
possibly the site of the earlier manor house. Large carved stone was
used as mounting block beside main entrance.
VCH (Hunts) p44. RCHM (Hunts) p76.
Nat. Mons. Record (Hunts. VAG).
Listing NGR: TL1623271834
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