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Church Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Babraham, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1281 / 52°7'41"N

Longitude: 0.1965 / 0°11'47"E

OS Eastings: 550453

OS Northings: 250028

OS Grid: TL504500

Mapcode National: GBR M9P.GJ8

Mapcode Global: VHHKJ.CR7Z

Plus Code: 9F4245HW+6J

Entry Name: Church Farmhouse

Listing Date: 30 September 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331134

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51842

Location: Babraham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB22

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Babraham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Babraham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

TL 5050 BABRAHAM SAWSTON ROAD

8/56 Church Farmhouse

II


House, fonnerly a farmhouse, possibly built by Jonas Webb (1796-1862). Early
to mid C19. Gault brick, shallow pitched hipped slated roof; three stacks.
Two storeys and cellar. L-plan with later C19 extension. Three 'bay'
symmetrical facade. Main entrance with plain pilastered doorcase, six-
panelled door with rectangular fanlight and patterned glazing bars approached
by two steps. Two recessed twelve-paned hung sash windows in gauged brick
arches and three similar first floor windows. Boarded eaves, and brick
plinth. Interior details C19. Jonas Webb was noted for breeding Babraham
Southdown sheep which achieved an international reputation.

Barnes, S. Jonas Webb of Babraham


Listing NGR: TL5045350028

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