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Cottages in Walkern

Bockings Cottages

Bockings, the lane opposite St Mary's churchyard, once had a group of seven cottages along its eastern side. The three brick dwellings in the middle were called Cambridge cottages because they belonged to King's College Cambridge, who owned the St Mary's...

Brewery House

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Memories of 20 Totts Lane by Brian Albon

A description of 20 Totts Lane as it was circa 1974 Members of the Parker family had lived in Totts Lane from the 1880s both in No 20 and the house next door. At the front of the house there was a wall I don?t remember any gate. There was a...

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The Old Rectory

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The Red Lion

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Water Mill

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  • Clay End cottages (the oldest rectory)
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  • Wych Elm cottage


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