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Manor House, Kettering

Description: Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 February 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 230107

OS Grid Reference: SP8672478376
OS Grid Coordinates: 486724, 278376
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3965, -0.7269

Location: 2 Sheep Street, Kettering, Northamptonshire NN16 0AN

Locality: Kettering
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN16 0AN

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Manor House
SP 8678 1/18 27.2.50.


C17 refronted C18, perhaps incorporating earlier structure of house, known as Abbot's
house, belonging to Peterborough monastery. Ironstone squared rubble and ashlar,
stone slated and concrete tiled gabled roof with stone copings and front parapet.
2 storeys and attics, gabled dormer. L plan, 4 sash windows with glazing bars
to front elevation, ashlar faced with flat arches. Back wing has 6 light stone
mullioned ground floor casement window under dripmould. Carved shield below centre
of parapet. C19 lower 2 storey 1 casement window wing on left.

Listing NGR: SP8672478376

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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