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The Priory, Billing

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 231870

OS Grid Reference: SP8041361840
OS Grid Coordinates: 480413, 261840
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2489, -0.8235

Location: Manorfield Road, Billing, Northamptonshire NN3 9SU

Locality: Billing
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN3 9SU

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Listing Text

The Priory
Little Billing
SP 8061 28/394

Embattled medieval manor house, largely rebuilt 1880. Early remains incorporated
from C14 and C16. Coursed rubble, Welsh slated roof behind parapet. 2 storeys.
South front has C14 blocked window, Cl6 stone mullioned 4 light lattice casement
window in chamfered surround. 2 stone chimney stacks with diagonally set shafts.
West pentice bay with straight join to main block. East side reset C14 panel with
shield in quatrefoil. Modern north wing.
In possession of Longueville family from early C14 to 1688.
VCH, IV, p 74.

Listing NGR: SP8041361840

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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