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Barton Seagrave Hall, Barton Seagrave

Description: Barton Seagrave Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 230072

OS Grid Reference: SP8874877304
OS Grid Coordinates: 488748, 277304
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3866, -0.6974

Locality: Barton Seagrave
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN15 6SG

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Listing Text

Barton Seagrave Hall
SP 87 NE 2/5 27.2.50.


Built for Bridges family. C18 country house in grounds. Initials WB and date
1725 on rainwater heads. Stone, ashlar front, Collyweston slate roof behind wooden
cornice moulding. 2 storeys, attics; end blocks and central pedimented block project.
2:3:1:3:2 sash windows with glazing bars, plain surrounds and small keystones.
4 stone chimney stacks. Central doorway has bolection moulded surround, Roman
Doric fluted pilasters, segmental pediment. 2 fold 6 panel door, oblong fanlight
with glazing bars. 2 pedimented sash dormers. Attic window and stone coped gable
to each end block. Early C19 conservatory on right. 5 window west side elevation
on left has central doorway with pediment on consoles. Single storey and attic
north east wing has 6 pedimented dormers, 5 ground floor and 2 dummy windows.
C19 north west wing in keeping.
Interior retains good moulded doorcases, dados, skirting boards. Close string
newel staircase with turned balusters, ball finials to panelled newels with pendants.
V.C.H., III, p 176.

Barton Seagrave Hall, Orangery and Outbuilding form a group.

Listing NGR: SP8874877304

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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