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Church House, Higham Ferrers

Description: Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232357

OS Grid Reference: SP9606368517
OS Grid Coordinates: 496063, 268517
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3064, -0.5925

Location: 9 Market Square, Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire NN10 8BT

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

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Listing Text

SP9668NW (East side)
18/57 No.9 (Church House)

House. Probably late C17, reconstructed early/mid C19. Squared coursed limestone
and orange brick with early C20 plain tile roof. Originally 2-unit plan. 2
storeys. 2-window range of C19 sash windows under wood lintels to first floor
and C17 canted bay window with stone mullions to ground floor left and similar
bay, now modified, to right has 2 C19 sash windows under wood lintels. Lean-to
roof over bay windows. Ground floor is stone with a chamfered plinth and first
floor is C19 brickwork. Ashlar gable parapet to right and brick stacks at ridge
and end. Rear elevation has C19 wing with panelled door under wood lintel in
elevation to left of main front. Interior: C19 staircase with stick balustrade.
Room to right of entrance has fine C17 moulded ceiling beams. Moulded fireplce
bressumer reset from house in Wood Street, now demolished.

Listing NGR: SP9606368517

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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