Capturing Cambridge
  • search
  • Facebook
  • Twitter

5 Drury Lane, Yew Tree Cottage, Melbourn

History of 5 Drury Lane

Listed building:

Cottage. C18, extended c.1984. Timber framed, rendered, and some clay bat with long straw thatch roof and axial red brick ridge stack. Plan of two rooms possibly originally lobby entry, converted to two cottages in C19 and now one dwelling.


Do you have any information about the people or places in this article? If so, then please let us know using the Contact page or by emailing

Dear Visitor,


Thank you for exploring historical Cambridgeshire! We hope you enjoy your visit.


Did you know that we are a small, independent Museum and that we rely on donations from people like you to survive?


If you love Capturing Cambridge, and you are able to, we’d appreciate your support today.


Every donation makes a world of difference.


Thank you,

The Museum of Cambridge