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Castle Farmhouse and Castle Farm Cottage, Rockingham

Description: Castle Farmhouse and Castle Farm Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 October 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 229910

OS Grid Reference: SP8658491901
OS Grid Coordinates: 486584, 291901
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5181, -0.7254

Location: Main Street, Rockingham, Northamptonshire LE16 8TG

Locality: Rockingham
Local Authority: Corby Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8TG

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Listing Text

SP8691 (West side)
12/128 Castle Farmhouse and Castle
25/10/51 Farm Cottage
(Formerly listed as Castle


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. Datestone R.E.A.D/1674, restored C19. Squared
coursed ironstone and limestone with Colleyweston slate roof. Irregular U-shape.
2 storeys. Main front of 7-window range of 2- and 3-light stone mullion windows,
those to centre 4 bays are C17 and others are probably C19 with hood moulds.
First and sixth bays break forward as gabled cross wings. C19 panelled door to
far right of centre bays has moulded stone and eared architraves with pulvinated
frieze and moulded cornice over. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar stacks with
cornices, at ridge, eaves and end. Return wall of right cross wing has 2 C17
two-light windows. Elevation to left of main front has C19 fenestration.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP8658491901

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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