If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: 40, West Street
Date Listed: 19 June 1992
English Heritage Building ID: 231073
OS Grid Reference: SP8933283160
OS Grid Coordinates: 489332, 283160
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4391, -0.6873
Explore more of the area around Geddington, Northamptonshire at Explore Britain.
SP8883 WEST STREET
1337-0/12/298 (North side)
Farmhouse, sometime two cottages, now house. Late C16/early
C17 with later alterations. Coursed limestone rubble with some
ironstone banding to left, slate roof and end stacks - stone
to left, brick to right. 2 storeys, 3- window range. Ground
floor has a sash window with stone lintel and flush keystone,
a C20 door in opening with similar lintel, a blocked door with
gauged stone head and a sash window with a similar head to
right. First floor has casement windows of 3, 2 and 3 lights,
with gauged stone heads. Left-hand chimney stacks carved with
3 trefoils (mark of the Tresham family) Later red brick wing
to rear. Interior: ground floor left hand room has chamfered
cross beam and the very thick and partly hollow-sounding end
wall suggests that an inglenook fireplace may survive behind
the present C20 one. The right hand room has deeply-chamfered
cross beams and a 2-panel C18 door.
Listing NGR: SP8933283160
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.