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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Hildersham, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1154 / 52°6'55"N

Longitude: 0.2578 / 0°15'28"E

OS Eastings: 554690

OS Northings: 248750

OS Grid: TL546487

Mapcode National: GBR M9Z.60V

Mapcode Global: VHHKR.F344

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1161926

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51884

Location: Hildersham, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB21

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Hildersham

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Hildersham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 5448 HILDERSHAM HIGH STREET
(South East Side)

12/71 Manor Farmhouse
22.11.67

GV II


House formerly a farmhouse. C16 and earlier with C18, C19 and C20 additions
and alterations. Timber-framed and rendered, painted brick. Ridge stack,
rebuilt and side stack. Plain tiled roofs. Two storeys and cellar. Late
C16 main range, partly demolished to south-west, with cross wing to
north-east, incorporates the timber-frame of an earlier building. Cross wing
with solid curved braces to exposed jetty with inserted C19 bay window. Main
range extended to north-west at ground floor with entrance retained in cross
passage position. C19 panelled door and patterned rectangular fanlight. One
ground floor casement window to right hand and two similar first floor
casement windows. Interior: exposed timber-frame shows the earlier frame in
south-east and south-west walls, blocked internal doorway with roll-moulded
jambs and four-centred arched head, stop-chamfered ceiling beams. Original
hearth to hall partly lined, introduced C18 chimney piece to north-east
room. Cellar lined in brick and flint rubble with ice closet. Foundations
were exposed during renovation, and possibly survive in the bakehouse to the
south-west of an earlier building. The farmhouse belonged to the Upperhall
estate and may occupy the site of the manor house, one of two manors in
Hildersham.

VCH Vol VI p63
RCHM Report 1951


Listing NGR: TL5469048750

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