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Village Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding, Barns and Stables South and East, Gretton

Description: Village Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding, Barns and Stables South and East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 17 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 229871

OS Grid Reference: SP8985294072
OS Grid Coordinates: 489852, 294072
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5371, -0.6767

Location: Maltings Road, Gretton, Northamptonshire NN17 3BZ

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

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Listing Text

SP8994 (North side)
10/89 Village Farmhouse and attached
17/12/8 outbuilding, barns and stables
S and E
(Formerly listed as Village
Farmhouse and attached barns
and stables to S and E)


Farmhouse and attached barns. Early and mid C18 and C19. Squared coursed
limestone and ironstone with Welsh and Colleyweston slate and corrugated
asbestos roofs. House is L-shape plan. 2 storeys. Main front is asymmetrical
3-window range. 6-panel door to left of centre has C19 moulded stone surround
with bracketed cornice and pediment over fanlight with radiating glazing bars.
Sash windows with glazing bars have similar stone surrounds. Evidence of
re-fenestration to first floor right. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and
ashlar stacks at ends. Range of early C18 stables and barns attached to left of
main front by roofed carriage arch with C19 slate roof. Plan doors under wood
lintel. Elevation of stables with haylofts over abutting the road have 2 blocked
door openings with hayloft doors above. Corrugated asbestos roof. Similar range
attached at right angles to rear forming 2 sides of a courtyard. Elevation to
courtyard has some stable doors under wood lintels. Building attached to rear of
farmhouse was probably a granary. Welsh slate roof. External brick stair with
plank doors under wood lintel at head and floor. Interiors not inspected but
house noted as having some panelling and barns have remains of original roof

Listing NGR: SP8985294072

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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