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Barn to North West of Ditton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2213 / 52°13'16"N

Longitude: 0.1678 / 0°10'3"E

OS Eastings: 548174

OS Northings: 260338

OS Grid: TL481603

Mapcode National: GBR M8H.M79

Mapcode Global: VHHK3.VFKH

Entry Name: Barn to North West of Ditton Hall

Listing Date: 15 June 1977

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331306

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50576

Location: Fen Ditton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB5

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Fen Ditton

Built-Up Area: Fen Ditton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Fen Ditton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4860-4960 FEN DITTON HIGH STREET
(South Side)

18/25 Barn to north west of
Ditton Hall
15.6.77 (formerly listed as barn
north of Fen Ditton Hall)

GV II*

Barn, late C15 or early C16. Timber framed and weather boarded
raised above ground level on limestone rubble and Barnack
limestone foundations. Plain tile roofs. Two stores, jettied
to north with late gabled porch entrance to east. Three 'bays'
with upper and lower rooms of two bays and single bayed room to
south. Restored, and original diamond mullioned windows with
shutter grooves at both floors. Walls of plank and muntin
construction at ground floor with rebated planks at first
floor. Crown post roof. The barn may have been a merchants'
trading hall and warehouse and was originally unheated.
R.C.H.M.: East Cambs p. 56, mon. 3.
Country Life, Vol. 136, No. 3525, p. 767.


Listing NGR: TL4817460338

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