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Berkeley House, Benefield

Description: Berkeley House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232735

OS Grid Reference: SP9919188731
OS Grid Coordinates: 499191, 288731
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4875, -0.5406

Location: A427, Benefield, Northamptonshire PE8 5AF

Locality: Benefield
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE8 5AF

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Listing Text

14/14 Berkeley House

House. Early C18 and late C19, restored mid C20. Squared coursed limestone with
Colleyweston slate roof. Originally probably 2-unit plan with ancillary
buildings, now irregular L-shape. 2 storeys with attic. Main front is a 4-window
range of 2 pairs of sash windws with glazing bars under wood lintels. 4 hipped
roof dormers with casement windows. Ashlar gable parapets and central ashlar
stack. One-window range attached to right is probably C19: two storeys with C19
style casements under wood lintels. One-window range attached to far right, is
similar, single-storey, reconstructed mid C20. Gable to left of main front has a
2-light stone mullion cellar window and evidence of blocked windows to ground
and first floors. Mid C19 wing attached at right angles to rear has C19 stone
porch projecting to left of main front. Interior: late C19 staircase, large
central stack.

Listing NGR: SP9919188731

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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