Description: Irthlingborough Town Council Offices
Date Listed: 17 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 232388
OS Grid Reference: SP9495970810
OS Grid Coordinates: 494959, 270810
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3272, -0.6080
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IRTHLINGBOROUGH STATION ROAD
SP9470NE (South side)
16/86 Irthlingborough Town Council
Dovecote, now offices. Probably late C17, altered late C19. Regular coursed
limestone with pantile roof. Rectangular plan, now 2 storeys. 2-window range at
ground floor of C19 two-light stone mullion windows. Central plank door in
moulded stone surround. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar stack at end. Rear
elevation has 2-window range of late C19/C20 casement windows. Interior: has
exposed nesting boxes on staircase. Open fireplace with bressumer may have been
reset in late C19. Probably dovecote to Manor House and Upper Manor (q.v.) or
earlier house, now demolished.
Listing NGR: SP9495970810
Source: English Heritage
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