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The Old Bakery, Geddington

Description: The Old Bakery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 231031

OS Grid Reference: SP8946083087
OS Grid Coordinates: 489460, 283087
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4384, -0.6854

Location: 8 Bakehouse Hill, Geddington, Northamptonshire NN14 1BH

Locality: Geddington
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 1BH

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Listing Text

1337-0/12/290 No.6
03/12/86 The Old Bakery
House, incorporating bakery. C17, with later alterations.
Coursed limestone rubble with ironstone bands, and plain
limestone rubble addition. Slate and Collyweston stone slate
roofs. Brick ridge and end stacks. 2 storeys. Original house,
2-window wide, with one bay addition to right. Original house
has central C20 door with wooden lintel. 3-light gudgeon-hung
casement windows, those to ground floor with cyma-moulded
cornices, those to first floor with wooden lintels. Similar
3-light windows to addition. Large gabled over added to left,
the structure strengthened with stout restical timbers and
iron ties. Taking-in door above, in gable end of house.
2-storey wing to rear. Left-hand ground floor room, with 2
chamfered and stopped cross beams and chamfered joists,
converted to bakehouse. Mouth of oven now blocked, but some
bakehouse-fittings remain - benches, flour chute and plain
enclosed wooden stair to floor store above - functioned as a
bakery until 1956.

Listing NGR: SP8946083087

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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