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Description: The Poplars
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232896
OS Grid Reference: SK9943702946
OS Grid Coordinates: 499437, 302946
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6152, -0.5328
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COLLYWESTON BACK LANE
SK9902 (North side)
8/33 The Poplars
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as House W of
House. C17 with datestone BM/1625, late C18/early C19. Squared coursed limestone
with Collyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit now L-shape plan. 2 storeys with
attic. Main front is a 3-window range of C19 unhorned sash windows. Ground floor
windows are tripartite sashes with glazing bars, first floor flanking windows
are 8-aned sashes and first floor centre window has margin lights; all with
plastered and painted surrounds. Double, 6-panel doors have moulded stone
surround keyblock and cornice. Shallow flight of moulded steps to door. Pair of
hipped eaves dormers with sash windows. Ashlar gable parapets, to left, and
aslilar ridge and end stacks, with moulded cornices.2-window range breaks
forward, to right, at a lower eaves level to the main range. C19 sash and
casement windows under wood lintels. 2 single-light windows, now blocked, in
gable end. Datestone in apex of gable. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar stack at
end. One-unit single-storey extension, attached to gable end, has ashlar end
stack. Elevation to left, abutting road, has some C19 casement windows with
ashlar surrounds and keyblocks and one 2-light stone mullion window. Interior
not inspected but probably has remains of open fireplaces.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in forth Northamptonshire: p34)
Listing NGR: SK9943702946
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Source: English Heritage
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