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68, 70 and 72, High Street, Gretton

Description: 68, 70 and 72, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 229854

OS Grid Reference: SP8992994201
OS Grid Coordinates: 489929, 294201
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5383, -0.6755

Location: High Street, Gretton, Northamptonshire NN17 3DF

Locality: Gretton
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN17 3DF

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Listing Text

SP8994 (South side)
10/72 Nos.68, 70 and 72
25/02/57 (Formerly listed as row of 3
cottages immediately N of Ivy


House, now 3 dwellings. Datestone I.H.A.G/1699. Squared coursed limestone with
Colleyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. Together
comprising a 5-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows at first floor. One
similar window to ground floor far left. Other ground floor windows are C19 and
C20 under wood and concrete lintels. 3 C20 doors to centre of range, that to
left has a square-head moulded stone surround. Chamfered plinth and moulded
string course, between floors. 5 C19 Lincolnshire dormers. Ashlar gable parapets
and stone and ashlar stacks at ridge and end, that to centre has moulded stone
cornices. Oval window in moulded stone surround with datestone above, to first
floor left. C18 wing to rear of No.72. Interior of No.68 has early C19 staircase
with stick balustrade and wreathed handrails; room to left has early C19

Listing NGR: SP8992994201

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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