Description: The Thatched House
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232625
OS Grid Reference: TL0575893295
OS Grid Coordinates: 505758, 293295
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5273, -0.4425
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FOTHERINGHAY MAIN STREET
TL0593 (North side)
14/70 The Thatched House
25/05/67 (Formerly listed as Cottage
Shown as The Thatched Cottage on the Ordnance Survey map.
House. Late C18 altered mid C19. Squared coursed limestone with thatch roof.
Originally 2-unit plan. Single storey with attic. Irregular 6-window range of
C20 leaded casements under flat stone arches. 4 eyebrow dormers, to attic above,
have similar casements. Brick stacks at ridge and end. Evidence of 2 blocked
door openings, now windows, to left and right of centre. Rear elevation has
central gable and some C19 style casement windows under wood lintels. Projecting
wing to far right is similar with C20 porch at intersection with main house.
Interior has remains of open fireplace. Originally house and barn probahly
converted into 2 dwellings mid C19.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectoral Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p74)
Listing NGR: TL0575893295
Source: English Heritage
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