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Manor Farmhouse, Attached Dovecote and Outbuildings, Middleton

Description: Manor Farmhouse, Attached Dovecote and Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 229892

OS Grid Reference: SP8420690070
OS Grid Coordinates: 484206, 290070
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5020, -0.7609

Location: Main Street, Middleton, Northamptonshire LE16 8YU

Locality: Middleton
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8YU

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Listing Text

SP8490 (South side)
13/110 No.58 (Manor Farmhouse),
25/10/51 attached dovecote and
(Formerly listed as Manor


Farmhouse. Probably early C18 origins with datestone 1785. Squared coursed
ironstone with limestone ashlar front and Colleyweston slate roof. Double-depth
plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main front of 3-window range. Central 6-panel door
with arch-head fanlight and rusticated ashlar surround. Sash windows with
glazing bars. Rusticated ashlar surrounds with keyblocks. First floor centre
window has arch head. Moulded stone cornice. 3 roof dormers with alternate
rectangular and segmental pediments. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar stacks ar
ends. Left gable has datestone and sash windows with glazing bars. Dovecote
attached to right of main front has blocked carriage arch with brick dressings
to head. Brick gable parapets to right and wooden glover to ridge. Late C18
range of outbuildings attached at right angles to right of dovecote by C18
one-unit building. Elevation of outbuildings to right has 6-bay range of first
floor openings. Various ground floor openings, 4 to far left, have wood lintels.
Probably originally used as stables with haylofts over. Slate roof with ashlar
gable parapets. Partially legible inscribed tablet to far left. Interior not
inspected but house noted as having a late C18 staircase with turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP8420690070

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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