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The Manor House, Great Houghton

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 232002

OS Grid Reference: SP7932958995
OS Grid Coordinates: 479329, 258995
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2235, -0.8401

Location: Willow Lane, Great Houghton, Northamptonshire NN4 7AW

Locality: Great Houghton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN4 7AW

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Great Houghton
No 11
(Formerly listed as
SP 7958 24/417 3.5.68 Manor House)
In the above entry:
(East Side)
Great Houghton
No 11
(Formerly listed as
Manor House)
shall be amended to read
Great Houghton

No 1 (The Manor House)
(Originally listed as Manor
House, The Cross and later
as No 11 the Cross)

The group note should be amended to read:

No 1 (the Manor House) and the Barn (now Garage) of No 1 form a group.


(East Side)
Great Houghton
No 11
(Formerly listed as
Manor House)
SP 7958 24/417 3.5.68.
1672, altered. Coursed limestone with narrow bands of ironstone, ironstone quoins
and dressings. Thatched roof with brick chimneys, stone copings and kneelers
to gables. South front has gabled projection right of centre with 2 light casement
window over ledged door with double moulding superimposed to form 3 panels.
2 window section left of gable has 1st floor 2 light stone mullioned leaded casements,
similar 3 light casement on left of ground floor and 2 light in stone surround
on right. 3 window section on right of gable has 1 leaded stone mullioned casement
and 2 later casements. West gable end defaced date stone, leaded 3 light casement
window. North front projecting gable, 2 light upper casement window either side
over ground floor, lean-to extensions on ground floor. Interior: C17 oak staircase
with moulded handrail, heavy turned balusters.

No 11 and its Barn (now Garage) form a group.

Listing NGR: SP7932958995

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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