Oliver Cromwell's Birthplace

Oliver Cromwell's Birthplace, The Friars (Cromwell House), Huntingdon

The Friars (Cromwell House), Huntingdon

Cromwell Arms

 

It is believed that Oliver Cromwell was born in The Friars, now Cromwell House, in Huntingdon. Cromwell house is located at the northern end of the High Street and is currently part of a clinic.

The Friars in Huntingdon around 1910

The Friars around 1910

 

This picture was taken around 100 years ago, prior to the portico being added which is pictured below

 

The portico over the front door of Cromwell House

The portico over the front door of Cromwell House

The plaque states that "Cromwell was born here in Huntingdon, 25/4/1599