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Durobrivae and Pump Against South Wall of Kitchen

A Grade II* Listed Building in Castor, City of Peterborough

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5734 / 52°34'24"N

Longitude: -0.3452 / 0°20'42"W

OS Eastings: 512239

OS Northings: 298577

OS Grid: TL122985

Mapcode National: GBR GY7.PJT

Mapcode Global: WHGMC.NKTZ

Entry Name: Durobrivae and Pump Against South Wall of Kitchen

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331585

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49924

Location: Castor, Peterborough, PE5

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Castor

Built-Up Area: Castor

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Castor with Upton and Stibbington and Water Newton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

5141
15.12.55
TL 1298 50/128


CASTOR
THE GREEN
(east side)
Durobrivae
and pump against
south wall of kitchen


GV
II*


Early C18 stone house with earlier origins. Fine early C18 ashlar front of
2 storeys four bays with moulded stone cornice and giant corner pilasters.
The windows and doorway have rusticated architraves and voussoirs, the doorway
is to left of centre and has rectangular fanlight and glazed door. Double span
steeply pitched Collyweston stone roof with coped gable ends with brick topped
stacks.
The house has been enlarged subsequently to early C18 and there is also evidence
of earlier masonry and a C16 2-light stone mullion window at the rear.
Interior: Plain Cl8 panelled rooms with contemporary chimney pieces. C18 dogleg
staircase with moulded balusters and rail and square newels; kitchen wing to
north-west, stone, with Collyweston stone roof, single storey range. Including
pump against south wall of kitchen, encased in wood and lead with initials "S"
over "WC 1772".
RCHM (8) plate 9.


Listing NGR: TL1223998577

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