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Number 2 and Attached Shop, Higham Ferrers

Description: Number 2 and Attached Shop

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232324

OS Grid Reference: SP9605468536
OS Grid Coordinates: 496054, 268536
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3066, -0.5926

Location: 2 College Street, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire NN10 8DZ

Locality: Higham Ferrers
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN10 8DZ

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Listing Text

SP9668NW (East side)
18/25 No.2 and attached shop
23/09/50 (Formerly listed as No.2A)

House, now house and shop. Early C19. Squared coursed limestone with concrete
tile roof. Double-depth plan. 3 storeys. Main front abutting College Street is a
3-window range of C20 casements in original openings under stone lintels with
keyblocks. Central 6-panel door has moulded wood surround and flat-topped hood.
C20 shop front to right. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and truncated brick
stacks at ridge and end. Elevation to right abutting Market Square has shallow
gable to left with Venetian style tripartite sash windows with glazing bars, to
first and second floors: similar to that of the Town Hall (q.v.). Sash windows
to right, reducing at second floor, both have glazing bars and flat stone arches
with keyblocks. C20 shop window to ground floor left. Interior not inspected but
noted as having panelled window reveals.

Listing NGR: SP9605468536

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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