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10 and 12, Church Hill, Wootton

Description: 10 and 12, Church Hill

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 231980

OS Grid Reference: SP7618956530
OS Grid Coordinates: 476189, 256530
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2017, -0.8866

Location: Church Hill, Wootton, Northamptonshire NN4 6LQ

Locality: Wootton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN4 6LQ

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Nos 10 & 12
(Formerly listed as
The Rectory)
SP 7656 29/477 3.5.68.

1630 enlarged 1835 with modern addition. North section built by Jeremiah Stephens,
rector 1626-44 and 1660-65, bears tablet inscribed "DEO:ECCL:IE:STEPH:POS:1630."
Limestone with single courses of ironstone to eaves level, gable end limestone.
Welsh slated roof with kneelers and stone copings, box dormer, west gable and
chimney-stack with 3 octagonal brick shafts. 2 storeys and attics. Stone mullioned
casement windows in chamfered surrounds under dripmoulds.
South wing 1835 for John Prideaux Lightfoot, Rector of Exeter College, Oxford.
Ironstone ashlar, Welsh slated roof, 2 chimney-stacks similar to that of north
section. 2 storeys, sash windows in chamfered reveals, ground floor hood moulds
over windows and 4-centred arched doorway. Modern flat roofed single storey
addition on north. VCH, IV, p292.

Listing NGR: SP7618956530

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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