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The Friary

A Grade II Listed Building in Maxey, City of Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.6638 / 52°39'49"N

Longitude: -0.3314 / 0°19'53"W

OS Eastings: 512942

OS Northings: 308643

OS Grid: TF129086

Mapcode National: GBR GX3.T7N

Mapcode Global: WHGLZ.W9CR

Entry Name: The Friary

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331578

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49985

Location: Maxey, Peterborough, PE6

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Maxey

Built-Up Area: Maxey

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Maxey St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

The Friary
TF 1208 25/195 15.12.55
Medieval origin with C17 and C18 alterations and additions. Coursed stone rubble
house with Belgium tile roof with coped gabled ends. Two storeys. H-shaped
plan. The north-east wing is probably the original, it has some C17 stone mullion
windows with cornices and a moulded arch doorway has been re-sited in late (C16/17)
wing. the South-west wing has possibly re-used chamfered four-centred arch
doorway with hood mould and C14 window head with reticulated tracery. One of
the chimney stacks is ashlar and has moulded cornice and sundial.
Interior: chamfered arch corner fireplace and moulded 4-centred arch fireplace
in north-east wing. Stopped chamfer ceiling beams and staircase with shaped
slat balusters. Shoulded arch in central wing, possibly re-used.

Listing NGR: TF1294208643

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

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