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Springfields Farmhouse, Wilbarston

Description: Springfields Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 230933

OS Grid Reference: SP8128788028
OS Grid Coordinates: 481287, 288028
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4841, -0.8044

Location: Barlow's Lane, Wilbarston, Northamptonshire LE16 8QB

Locality: Wilbarston
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8QB

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Listing Text

SP8188 (North side)
8/75 No.7 (Springfields Farmhouse)

Farmhouse. Late C17/early C18 and C19. Squared coursed and part banded ironstone
and limestone with slate and concrete tile roofs. Originally 2-unit plan. 2
storeys with attic; 4-window range of C19 casements with glazing bars under wood
lintels at first floor and with stone surrounds to ground floor. C19 canted wood
bay with stone base to right of centre has evidence of rebuilt stonework
surround. Central panelled door has plain stone surround. Ashlar gable parapets
and stone stacks at ends. Outbuilding, attached to right now form part of the
house and have long central stone stack. Left gable has 2-light stone mullion
windows to first floor and attic. the latter is now blocked. Interior not
inspected but noted as having cruck roof construction.
(Alcock, N. W., Cruck Construction, Research Report No.42, Council for British
Archaeology, p133)

Listing NGR: SP8128788028

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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