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The Old White Horse

A Grade II Listed Building in Stetchworth, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2039 / 52°12'14"N

Longitude: 0.3986 / 0°23'54"E

OS Eastings: 564005

OS Northings: 258897

OS Grid: TL640588

Mapcode National: GBR NB9.ZHM

Mapcode Global: VHJGP.VVLV

Plus Code: 9F42693X+HC

Entry Name: The Old White Horse

Listing Date: 25 April 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1331822

English Heritage Legacy ID: 49234

Location: Stetchworth, East Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB8

County: Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Stetchworth

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Stetchworth St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Description

TL 65 NW STETCHWORTH HIGH STREET
(West Side)

6/156 The Old White Horse

GV II


House, formerly an inn built in 1905 for the Earl of Ellesmere
by C.F.A. Voysey. Free style design. Roughcast render to
buttressed brick walls with limestone dressings; flared hipped
plain tile roof and attic roofs. Slender iron brackets to
gutters. Two tall symmetrical ridge stacks. One storey and
attic, L-plan. Rear wing, extending as loggia links stables to
south-west forming courtyard. Main facade to north-east of four
'bays'; central 'bays' with facade gable and hipped dormer
window to left hand. Entrance originally through recessed open
porch with braced wooden posts, recently infilled by small-paned
glazed doors and fixed windows. Two attic windows, and three
ground floor windows, casements of six-five- and four-leaded
lights with plain limestone mullions and architraves. Wall and
double gated courtyard entrance to north-east with opposing
arched entrance with flared hipped roof. Interior details
largely unaltered include staircase, panelling, inglenook
hearths and rounded arches to openings.
VCH, Vol.VI, p.172.
Pevsner, Buildings of England, p.461.
A. Service, Edwardian Architecture (see Voysey), 1977.


Listing NGR: TL6400558897

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