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Duck End Farmhouse, Cranford

Description: Duck End Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 February 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 231003

OS Grid Reference: SP9275777429
OS Grid Coordinates: 492757, 277429
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3870, -0.6385

Location: Duck End, Cranford, Northamptonshire NN14 4AD

Locality: Cranford
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 4AD

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Listing Text

1337-0/18/162 Duck End Farmhouse
(Formerly Listed as:
Duck End Farmhouse Cranford St
Farmhouse, now house. Late C17. Coursed limestone rubble with
some ironstone banding to wing, Colleyweston stone slate roof,
coped gables and moulded stone end stacks. Main block with
cross-wing to west. 2 storeys and attic. Main block, 2-window
range, has board door in 4-centred-arched moulded stone
surround to left. 2- and 3-light ovolo-moulded stone mullioned
windows with cornices over. Two 2-light hipped dormers. One
bay addition to right with similar details. Gable end of wing
has 2-light mullioned window. West flank of wing, of 3 bays,
shows evidence of rebuilding and has 2- and 3-light mullioned
windows. Interior altered, but retains full-height dog-leg
staircase with closed string, turned balusters and plain
newels with ball finials. 4-centred arched chimneypiece with
cyma recta cornice in right-hand ground-floor room, larger but
plainer 4-centred arched chimneypiece in ground floor room at
south end of wing, probably reset.

Listing NGR: SP9275777429

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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