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Park House and Attached Outbuilding Range, Upton

Description: Park House and Attached Outbuilding Range

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 231876

OS Grid Reference: SP7184760058
OS Grid Coordinates: 471847, 260058
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2340, -0.9494

Location: Duston, Northamptonshire NN5 4UX

Locality: Upton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN5 4UX

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Listing Text

In the entry for:

Park House
SP 7160

The address and the description shall be amended to read:

(west side)
4/15 Park House and attached
outbuilding range
22/01/76 (formerly listed as
- Park House)
- II

House. Late C17 altered Cl9 and C20. Coursed limestone and ironstone rubble,
C20 plain-tile roof, brick end stacks. 3 unit plan. 2 storeys and attic.
7-window range. Central 6-panel part-glazed door in C20 gabled porch flanked
by narrow 8-pane sash windows. Similar windows either side of central first
floor window. Otherwise quartered sashes to ground floor and 12-pane sashes
to first floor. All have blue brick sills and wood lintels. 3 gabled roof
dormers. Central projecting stair turret to rear. Single storey outbuilding
range to rear left with datestone inscribed WS/1792. Interior has fine dog-leg
staircase from ground floor to attic with fat turned balusters, ogee-stop-chamfered
spine beams, 6-panel doors with HL hinges. Early/mid C18 wood eaved fireplace
surround in upper room. Adjoining closet with original plank doors hinges and
latches. Stone cellar.


Park House
SP 7160 30/528

C16 or C17, altered C19. Coursed rubble, steeply pitched tiled roof with kneelers
and stone coping to gables. T plan. 2 storeys, flush sash windows with glazing
bars in moulded frames. Single storey north wing at right angles.

Listing NGR: SP7184760058

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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