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The Limes, Burton Latimer

Description: The Limes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 June 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 230988

OS Grid Reference: SP9021674806
OS Grid Coordinates: 490216, 274806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3639, -0.6765

Location: Yeomans Court, Burton Latimer, Northamptonshire NN15 5LS

Locality: Burton Latimer
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN15 5LS

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Listing Text

1337-0/23/13 The Limes
House. 3 builds, 2 probably C17 and one early C19. Coursed
limestone rubble and ironstone, with steeply pitched C20
interlocking concrete tile (replacing thatch) and shallower
slate roofs, brick ridge and end stacks. 2 storeys. Right-hand
section (probably the earliest) has a 3-light small- paned
casement window with wooden lintel to ground floor and a
2-light window above. Right gable end has C19 glazed porch
with decorative bargeboards enclosing C19 panelled and
part-glazed door with wooden lintel. C19 sash window with
wooden lintel above. Central section has raised eaves to
front, a C20 door with wooden lintel and hood, and a 4-light
casement (originally wider) above. Left-hand early C19 section
has central door flanked by long, 2-light windows with margin
light glazing. 3-light casement windows above, all with gauged
stone heads. Rear has a lean-to addition of ironstone, partly
raised in brick, and 2 dormers with catslide roofs. Interior
of right-hand section has chamfered and stopped spine beam and
bressumer to deep inglenook containing C19 cast-iron
fireplace, and small C19 floor level. Central section also has
chamfered and stopped spine beam and deep inglenook fireplace
(through with bressumer concealed by probably early C20
mantel, and containing early C20 range.

Listing NGR: SP9021674806

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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