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The Cottage, Ashton

Description: The Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232558

OS Grid Reference: TL0534288323
OS Grid Coordinates: 505342, 288323
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4827, -0.4502

Location: Ashton, Northamptonshire PE8 5LB

Locality: Ashton
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5LB

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Listing Text

18/3 The Cottage
- II

House. C17 origins, altered C18 and C19. Regular coursed limestone and brick
with Colleyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 4-window range,
at first floor, of C19 casements, with glazing bars, under wood lintels. 3, late
C19, canted wooden bay windows at ground floor. Part-glazed double doors, to
right of centre, have C17 moulded stone surround with 4-centred arch head.
Shallow buttresses at corners. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar ridge and end
stacks, with moulded cornices. C19 one-bay extension is attached to left. C19
and C20 extensions to rear. Interior not inspected but noted as having open
fireplace with arched bressumer in room to far left. Centre and right room are
now one, with C19 fireplaces at either end.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p18)

Listing NGR: TL0534288323

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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