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Front Building of Manfield Shoe Factory, Northampton

Description: Front Building of Manfield Shoe Factory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 232249

OS Grid Reference: SP7714861336
OS Grid Coordinates: 477148, 261336
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2448, -0.8715

Location: 327 Wellingborough Road, Northampton NN1 4EU

Locality: Northampton
Local Authority: Northampton Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN1 4EU

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Listing Text

(North side)
No 369
Front Building of
Manfield Shoe Factory
SP 76 SE 14/537


l890 by Charles Dorman. One of the first factories in England to be arranged
on 1 floor. Jacobean style in stone dressed red brick under Westmorland slated
roof with stone coped gables, 3 with stone finials to projecting 2 storey centre,
3 each to recessed single storey wings. Stone mullioned and transomed casement
windows, 11 to centre, 7 to each wing. Central entrance up stone steps has recessed
elliptically arched porch under oriel bay window.

Listing NGR: SP7714861336

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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