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Historic Buildings of Cambridgeshire, England

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Historic Buildings of Cambridgeshire


The object of this project is to provide information about historic buildings in the county of Cambridgeshire, with links to sub-projects for specific buildings as appropriate. GENi profiles of people associated with those establishments can be linked to this project and/or to individual projects where they have been set up.

Image right - Pampisford Hall

Image taken from page 99 of 'An Artist's Rambles in Cambridgeshire. A series of sketches [signed: John S. Clarke] with descriptive letterpress reprinted from “The Cambridge Express.”' British Library Flickr - No known copyright restrictions
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Historic houses in alphabetical order

Including Castles, Abbeys, Priories, Friaries, Manor Houses, Mansions, Stately Homes, Country houses, Estate houses, Courts, Halls, Parks and other listed buildings of historic interest


Anglesey Abbey, Lode, Cambridgeshire


Biggin Abbey, Fen Ditton, Cambridgeshire

Bourn Hall, Bourn, Cambridgeshire
● Buckden Towers


● Cheriton House

● Cherry Hinton Hall

● Chesterton Tower The Abbey; Rectory Farm Pele Tower major building

● Cheveley Castle Chevele; The Moats Fortified Manor House masonry footings



Elton Hall, Elton - baronial hall in Elton, Cambridgeshire. It has been the ancestral home of the Proby family since 1660.

● Ely Old Bishops Palace Palace major building


● Farm Hall


● Gaynes Hall


● Harston House

● Hinchingbrooke House

● Holmewood Hall


● Island Hall



● Kettle's Yard

● Kimbolton Castle

● Kirtling Towers Catledge Hall; Catlidg Timber Castle , Masonry Castle , Fortified Manor House masonry ruins/remnants


● Leverington Hall

● Little Downham Bishops Palace Tower Farmhouse Palace masonry ruins/remnants

● Longthorpe Tower


● The Manor

● Marshall House, Cambridge

● Milton Hall


● Northborough Castle


● Old Vicarage, Grantchester


● Pampisford Hall
A country house designed by George Goldie in the civil parish of Pampisford in the English county of Cambridgeshire. It became a Grade II listed building on 29 October 1974.[1] The hall's gates and gate piers are also Grade II listed.

The gardens are Grade II* listed on the Register of Historic Parks and Gardens. They are not open to the public.

● Peckover House and Garden




● Sawston Hall

● Spinney Abbey

● Sutton, Cambridgeshire The Burystead Palace masonry ruins/remnants


● Thorney Abbey House

● Thorpe Hall

● Toft Country House Hotel

● Toseland Hall



● Walcot Hall

● Wimpole Hall

● Woodcroft Castle


References and Sources

Cambridgeshire Specific


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// East Sussex
// West Sussex

// Warwickshire

// Westmorland Now Cumbria/Cumberland

// Wiltshire

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// Yorkshire

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