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Market House, Brigstock

Description: Market House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 232769

OS Grid Reference: SP9466385281
OS Grid Coordinates: 494663, 285281
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4573, -0.6083

Location: Church Street, Brigstock, Northamptonshire NN14 3EX

Locality: Brigstock
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 3EX

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Listing Text

SP9485 (East side)
15/48 No.1 (Market House) and No.5

House and shop. Probably mid C17 and C18 remodelled C19. Squared coursed
limestone with slate roof. Oriignally 2-unit plan, then L-shape. 2 storeys.
window range at first floor, of casements, with glazing bars, under wood
lintels. 2 C19 casements at ground floor are also under wood lintels. Central
6-panel door, with glazed toplights, has C19 lattice porch. Bay to right breaks
forward with a lean-to roof and has a C19 shop front at ground floor. Shop
window has glazing bars. Brick stack at end. 2-window range attached at right
angles to rear is probably of C17 origin, remodelled C19, Interior: room to rear
has C18 corner cupboard, salt cupboard and Bible cupboard. C17 staircase with
splat balustrade. Cruck roof structure.
(Alcock N.W., The Council for British Archaeology: Catalogue of Cruck
Construction, p.133).

Listing NGR: SP9466385281

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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