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Description: The Manor House and Dovecote House
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232607
OS Grid Reference: TL0476490554
OS Grid Coordinates: 504764, 290554
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5028, -0.4580
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COTTERSTOCK MAIN STREET
TL0490 (North side)
17/52 The Manor House and Dovecote
(Formerly listed as The Manor
Manor house, now 2 dwellings. Datestone C/IE/MDCCXX, extended mid C19. Squared
coursed limestone with ashlar facade and Colleyweston slate roof. Originally
T-shape with stair turret, now L-shape plan. 2 storeys with attic. 6-window
range of C19 sash windows in original openings under gauged stone heads with
keyblocks. 4-panel door, to left of centre, has semi-circular fanlight, plain
wood pilasters and triangular dentilled pediment. Chamfered plinth and raised
band between floors. 3 hipped roof dormers with C19 sash windows, ashlar gable
parapets and kneelers and ashlar ridge and end stacks with moulded cornices.
Rear elevation has tall arch head window, now blocked. Rear wing extended mid
C19 and has various C19 sash and casement windows. Interior not inspected but
noted as having early C18 fireplace with moulded stone surround and original
roof structure to main range.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p42)
Listing NGR: TL0476490554
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Source: English Heritage
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