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Shepherdess Cottage and Attached Barn, Ashton

Description: Shepherdess Cottage and Attached Barn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232562

OS Grid Reference: TL0572788249
OS Grid Coordinates: 505727, 288249
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4819, -0.4446

Location: Ashton, Northamptonshire PE8 5LD

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

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Listing Text

18/7 Shepherdess Cottage and
attached barn

House and attached barn. C18 remodelled C19 and early C20. Squared coursed
limestone with thatch roofs. House is a 2-window range of casements, with
glazing bars, under artificial stone lintels. Central C20 door, under similar
lintel, has lean-to thatch porch. Ashlar gable parapet to left and stone stack
at end. Oval plaque in left gable. Rear is similar. Barn attached to right has
central cart entrance, under wood lintel, with C20 plank doors. Small plank
door, to rear, is flanked by casement windows. Interior of barn has 2 pairs of
raised crucks, probably reset also altered.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p18)

Listing NGR: TL0572788249

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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