British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Thorpe Farmhouse, Thorpe Achurch

Description: Thorpe Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232856

OS Grid Reference: TL0235181594
OS Grid Coordinates: 502351, 281594
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4228, -0.4963

Location: Lilford Road, Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire NN14 3NZ

Locality: Thorpe Achurch
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 3NZ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Thorpe Achurch, Northamptonshire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

7/133 Thorpe Farmhouse
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Thorpe
Waterville Farmhouse)

Farmhouse, now house. Late C17 and early C19. Squared coursed limestone with
Colleyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main
front is a 3-window range. 2-window range to left, remodelled and raised early
C19. Central panelled door with arch-head fanlight set in wooden surround.
Tripartite sash windows with glazing bars under gauged stone heads with ashlar
dressings. Ashlar gable parapet and truncated ashlar stacks at ends. One-window
range to right is late C17 with 3-light stone mullion windows with hood mould.
Similar 2-light window to far left at ground floor and part-glazed door, to
right, under wood lintel. Late C17 range has lower eaves, and ridge. Ashlar
gable parapets and ashlar stack abutting early C19 roof. Quoins between C17 and
C19 ranges are stuccoed. Right gable has 2-light stone mullion attic window.
Rear elevation has C20 extension and one roof dormer with leaded casement.
Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TL0235181594

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.