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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Balsham, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1333 / 52°7'59"N

Longitude: 0.3163 / 0°18'58"E

OS Eastings: 558631

OS Northings: 250862

OS Grid: TL586508

Mapcode National: GBR NC5.8S9

Mapcode Global: VHHKL.FMKZ

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Last Amended: 11 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331424

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51204

Location: Balsham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Balsham

Built-Up Area: Balsham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Balsham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

BALSHAM CHURCH LANE
TL 5850
(North side)
11/3
The Old Vicarage
22.11.67 (formerly listed as
the Old Rectory)
GV II
House. Early C16, C17 and early C18. Timber framed plaster rendered.
Tiled. The roof over the main range has been raised. Ridge stack of red
brick. T-plan. Early C16 north-south crosswing of two storeys. One modern
casement to each storey. Late C17 east-west main range. Roof raised c.1700,
and first floor and attic added. Two storeys and attic. One dormer. One
window to first floor and two at ground floor, all modern. Doorway in angle
between main range and crosswing. Inside: cross-wing of two bays. Wall
frame has heavy close set studs of uniform scantling. Curved downward
bracing, jowled mainposts and ceiling of ground floor rooms with joists laid
flat and unmoulded. The roof has been rebuilt. Main range also in two
bays. Mid-late C17 ground floor,roof raised and first floor added c.1700.
Inylenook hearth and stack of red brick. Mid-late C17. First floor has
evidence of roof raise. Original wall plates visible with raised main posts
tenoned and pegged to the plates. Roof of c.1700. Staggered, butt purlin
type.

R.C.H.M: record card

Listing NGR: TL5863150862

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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