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Glebe House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shingay cum Wendy, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1111 / 52°6'39"N

Longitude: -0.0693 / 0°4'9"W

OS Eastings: 532306

OS Northings: 247617

OS Grid: TL323476

Mapcode National: GBR K6W.M8Z

Mapcode Global: VHGN3.R66H

Entry Name: Glebe House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Last Amended: 4 September 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1330864

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52599

Location: Shingay cum Wendy, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Shingay cum Wendy

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Wendy with Shingay

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text


2/192 Glebe House (formerly
22.11.67 listed as 'The Wendy')


House formerly the rectory, by Thomas Windsor c.1828 with later C19 service
wing and porch. Timber-framed and plastered with imitation masonry joints.
Hipped slate roofs. Two gault brick stacks. Gault brick plinth. Main range,
two storeys with symmetrical three 'bay' facade, three storey service range
recessed to north-east. Deep panelled eaves. Closed porch, semi elliptical
plan, with glazed door and fanlight, reeded pilasters and moulded cornice.
Two ground floor and three similar first floor segmental bay windows with
reeded architraves and with pointed glazing bars to the upper lights. Windows
to service wing with pointed arches and with glazing bars in fixed light above
casement windows. Panelled side door with pointed arched side lights.
Interior: Reed moulded doorcases with corner bosses and moulded panelled
doors. Fluted pilastered archways to passage and blind arches to passage
doorways. Open string staircase. Original chimney pieces. Tuscan columns to
side passage in drawing room with large double doors to dining room. Garden
casements in rear elevation.

VCH Vol VIII p.141 dated illustration

Listing NGR: TL3230647617

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