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Description: The Manor House and Attached Walls to North and South
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232998
OS Grid Reference: SP9166597389
OS Grid Coordinates: 491665, 297389
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5666, -0.6490
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HARRINGWORTH SEATON ROAD
SP9197 (East side)
The Manor House and attached
23/05/67 walls to N and S
(Formerly listed as The Manor
House. Late C17 extended C18 and modified C19. Squared coursed limestone with
ashlar dressings and Collyweston slate roof. Double depth plan. 2 storeys with
attic. Main front is a 5-window range. Central arch-head doorway with mid C19
quoins, voussoirs and keystone has C19 panelled door. 2-light stone mullion
windows with transoms. Ashlar quoins. Pair of hipped roof dormers with C18
casement windows. Hipped roof with central ashlar stack. Elevations to left and
right of main front have one 2-light window and one single-light window, similar
to main front. Elevation to left also has C19 sash windows, with glazing bar,
and one hipped roof dormer. Rear elevation has C19 sash window, with glazing
bars. Late C18 brick quadrant walls, with ashlar copings, are attached to left
and right of main front. Interior: rooms to left and right of entrance have
panelled dados, parts of which have C18 fielded panelling. Late C17 stair, rises
around an open well, to rear right of entrance passage. Closed string with
moulded handrail, turned balusters and panelled newels. First floor room, to
left, has late C17 stone fireplace with frieze and side panels decorated with
elongated scrolls. First floor room, to right, has late C17 fireplace with
continuous moulded stone surround. C18 range, to rear, has a half cellar.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p85)
Listing NGR: SP9166597389
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