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Middle Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding, Benefield

Description: Middle Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232756

OS Grid Reference: SP9791389296
OS Grid Coordinates: 497913, 289296
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4928, -0.5593

Location: A427, Benefield, Northamptonshire PE8 5AN

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

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Listing Text

11/35 Middle Farmhouse and attached

Farmhouse. Late C18/early and mid C19. Squared coursd limestone with
Colleyweston slate and C20 plain-tile roofs. Orginally probably 3-unit plan. 2
storeys. 3-window range of C20 casements with glazing bars, in original
openings, under gauged stone heads. Sash window with glazing bars to ground
floor right under similar head. 6-panelled, part-glazed, door and stone gabled
porch, to left of centre. 3 eaves dormers. Ashlar stacks at ridge and ends. Mid
C19 two-storey stable, with hayloft, now outbuilding is attached to left.
Central first floor doorway has flight of stone steps. 2 projecting wings to
rear are late C18 to mid C19. 2 storeys, with 2 casement openings at first floor
under wood lintels. Interior of house: early C19 staircase with stick
balustrade. Room to left of entrance has open fireplace with bressumer. Room to
right remodelled early C19 with marble fireplace and arch-head niches.

Listing NGR: SP9791389296

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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