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Pipewell Hall and Wall Attached to Right, Wilbarston

Description: Pipewell Hall and Wall Attached to Right

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 231143

OS Grid Reference: SP8377685503
OS Grid Coordinates: 483776, 285503
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4611, -0.7684

Location: Wilbarston, Northamptonshire NN14 1QZ

Locality: Wilbarston
Local Authority: Kettering Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 1QZ

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Listing Text

1337-0/1/252 Pipewell Hall and wall attached
10/08/83 to right
(Formerly Listed as:
Pipewell Hall)
Mansion. Dated 1675 (on finial to rear of right-hand wing)
with C19 alterations, some by L.M. Gotch. Coursed squared
limestone and limestone rubble, fishscale tile roof, moulded
stone ridge and left lateral stacks, right lateral stacks of
stone and brick. 2 storeys and attic. H-plan with later porch
and addition between wings to rear. Parapet gables. Main block
has studded door in central ashlar porch with parapet and
Tudor style entrance arch. 3-light chamfered mullioned windows
to either side, with hood moulds. 3 similar 2-light windows
above. 2 2-light gabled dormers. Right- hand wing of squared
stone has canted bay to ground floor, 2 2-light chamfered
mullioned windows with hood moulds to first floor and smaller
2- light window without hood-mould to attic. Left-hand wing
has similar detail but is of coursed rubble, with raised
ashlar quoins and a raised band between storeys to return. Low
gabled wing to right, dated 1864 has 2-light casement windows
with decorative lattice glazing. Interior has C17 style stair
in left-hand wing. Right-hand ground floor room has small
inglenook with plain bressumer. Wall attached to right has
decorative cresting and incorporates some carved stone.

Listing NGR: SP8377685503

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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